Louisa Sarah Barton

27 July 1829–30 August 1891 (Age 62)
Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Louisa Sarah

When Louisa Sarah Barton was born on 27 July 1829, in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Barton, was 28 and her mother, Charlotta Marie Hayles, was 27. She married William Eddington on 8 July 1854, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Newchurch, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. She died on 30 August 1891, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in South Morgan Cemetery, Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Eddington
Louisa Sarah Barton
Marriage: 8 July 1854
Henry Charles Eddington
William Joseph Hales Eddington
James Barton Eddington Sr
John Alma Eddington
Lorenzo Savage Eddington
Louisa Jane Eddington
David Ross Eddington
Rosina Matilda Eddington

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 July 1854Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 1
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 4
    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
    Age 17
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of numerous places called with Old English bere or bær ‘barley’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’, i.e. an outlying grange. Compare Barwick . The name is also found in Ireland, where it has been Gaelicized as de Bartún.Polish (Bartoń); Czech and Slovak (mainly Bartoň): from a pet form of the personal name Polish Bartłomiej, Czech Bartoloměj, Slovak Bartolomej, from Latin Bartholomaeus (see Bartholomew ). This surname is also found in Germany.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Louisa Barton Emigrates to America

    Louisa joined the Church against the wishes and protests of her father. She was 17 at the time. In 1853, she decided to emigrate to America. With the help of her sister, Ellen, and her cousin, Jane …

    Sources (54)

    • Louisa Barton in household of William Barton, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Louisa Barton in entry for Louise Eddington Callister, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Louisa Eddington in household of William Eddington, "United States Census, 1860"

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