Sarah Hutchinson

17 March 1820–11 June 1907 (Age 87)
Conwal and Leck, County Donegal, Ireland

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Hutchinson was born on 17 March 1820, in Conwal and Leck, County Donegal, Ireland, her father, William Hutchinson, was 40 and her mother, Mary Spears, was 40. She married William Eccles on 3 May 1843. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Eden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1880 and Weber, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 11 June 1907, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Eccles
Sarah Hutchinson
Marriage: 3 May 1843
William Eccles
John Hutchinson Eccles
David Eccles
Stewart Eccles
Sarah Hutchinson Eccles
Margaret Hutchinson Eccles
William Hutchinson Eccles
Samuel Hutchinson Eccles

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  • Marriage
    3 May 1843
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    World Events (8)

    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land
    Age 1
    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
    1822 · Visit of King George IV to Scotland organized by Sir Walter Scott.
    Age 2
    The Visit of King George IV was organized by Sir Walter Scott two years after the Radical War ended. For the celebration of the visit, the creation of the Tartan Kilts came about and were worn by all men attending the celebration. These types of kilts have become part of Scotland's national identity.
    1843 · The Disruption in the Church of Scotland
    Age 23
    The Disruption of 1843 was a division within the Church of Scotland, which 474 evangelical ministers of the Church broke away from the Church to form the Free Church of Scotland. They didn’t reject the principles of the Church of Scotland but were trying to establish a purer version of the Church without the King or Parliament being its head. It had huge effects not only within the Church of Scotland, but also with Scottish civic life.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern): patronymic from the Old French personal name Hucheon (see Houchin ) + -son.Irish: in Ireland and Scotland, adopted for Mac Uisdein and Mac Uistin; see McCutcheon .History: Anne Marbury Hutchinson (1591–1643) and her husband William came from Lincolnshire, England, to MA in 1634. A religious dissident, she led the first attack on the Puritans and was banished from the Massachusetts Bay Colony. She moved to RI in 1638, and, after her husband's death in 1642, settled in NY, where the Hutchinson River was named in her honor. Ironically, the Hutchinson name stayed on in MA and one of her descendants, Thomas Hutchinson (1711–80), was royal governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Interview between Royal Eccles and John Hutchison Moyes, 1934

    Interview between Royal Eccles [1884-1963, son of David Eccles and Bertha Marie Jensen] [2nd Cousin three times removed from William Hardy Goodman, who is typing this into a readable MS Doc, Septemb …

    Sources (38)

    • Sarah Eckles in household of William Eckles, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Sarah Eccles, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Sarah Eccles in household of William Eccles, "United States Census, 1880"

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