Caroline Simmons

Brief Life History of Caroline

When Caroline Simmons was born on 25 November 1845, in Isfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Simmons, was 23 and her mother, Sarah Ann Markwick, was 19. She married William Ball on 21 September 1861, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Utah, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 2 July 1931, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Ball
Caroline Simmons
Marriage: 21 September 1861
Sarah Ann Ball
William Thomas Ball
Caroline Ball
George Ball
Robert Ball
Alfred Richard Ball
John Ball
Clarence Ball

Sources (37)

  • Caroline Ball in household of William Ball, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Caroline Markwick, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • Caroline Ball, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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Historical Boundaries: 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Utah, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Utah, Utah, United States

1854 · The Crimean War

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

1868 · Impeach the President!

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

English (southeastern): variant of Simon , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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