Frances Harriet Wiltshire

20 February 1851–25 January 1938 (Age 86)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Frances Harriet

When Frances Harriet Wiltshire was born on 20 February 1851, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, William Wiltshire, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Chadney, was 38. She married Orson Allred Dalton on 20 October 1870, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Circleville, Piute, Utah, United States in 1880 and San Juan, New Mexico, United States in 1900. She died on 25 January 1938, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Orson Allred Dalton
Frances Harriet Wiltshire
Marriage: 20 October 1870
Eleanor Dalton
Orson Wiltshire Dalton
George Franklin Dalton
Capitola Dalton
Ambrose A. Dalton
Eva Metta Dalton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 October 1870Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 6
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 24
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from the county of Wiltshire in southwest central England, which gets its name from Wilton (once the county's principal town) + Old English scīr ‘shire, administrative division’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Memorial for Frances Hannah Wiltshire Dalton copied from Find A Grave -

    Frances Hannah Wiltshire Dalton Birth: Jan. 20, 1851 Council Bluffs Pottawattamie County Iowa, USA Death: Jan. 25, 1938 Ogden Weber County Utah, USA Family links: Parents: Elizabeth Ann Chadne …

    Sources (21)

    • Franc Harriet Wiltshire in entry for Eleanor Dalton Ruby, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Francis Weitshire Dalton in household of Orson A Dalton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Francis Wiltshire in entry for Chas Earl Swab and Eva M Dalton, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1939"

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