Alice Clegg

23 October 1846–22 July 1920 (Age 73)
Farington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Alice

When Alice Clegg was born on 23 October 1846, in Farington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Jonathan Clegg, was 30 and her mother, Ellen Walmsley, was 30. She married Robert Broadhead on 15 January 1861, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 22 July 1920, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Heber City Cemetery, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Broadhead
Alice Clegg
Marriage: 15 January 1861
Sarah Broadhead
Robert Broadhead
Ellen Broadhead
Elizabeth Broadhead
Margaret Alice Broadhead
William Broadhead
Jonathan Broadhead
Elmer Broadhead
Mary Broadhead
Rosella Broadhead
Thomas Golden Broadhead
Susan Broadhead
Jabez Broadhead

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 January 1861Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Historical Boundaries: 1849: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Utah, Utah, United States
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 20
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from a place in Lancashire named Clegg, from Old Norse kleggi ‘haystack’, originally the name of a nearby hill. Alternatively, a nickname from Middle English clege and Older Scots cleg, gleg ‘gadfly, horsefly’ (Old Norse kleggi), presumably for an irritating person. The name was taken to Ulster in the early 18th century.Manx: variant of Clague , which in Lancashire and Cumbria have occasionally been absorbed into Clegg.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight

    Alice Clegg

    Immigration Information As a young child, Alice left her home in England with her parents and brothers to travel to America. They left Liverpool, England May 28, 1856 on the ship “HORIZON” in the co …

    Sources (36)

    • Alice Clegg, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Alice Clegg in entry for Thomas G Broadhead and Martha L Gee, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Alice Clogg in entry for Ellen Hanson, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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