Elihu Burrell

8 October 1851–2 December 1928 (Age 77)
Taunton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elihu

When Elihu Burrell was born on 8 October 1851, in Taunton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, his father, Brigadier General Charles H Barrell, was 32 and his mother, Emma Anna Jordan, was 35. He married Lily Althea Bouton in 1883. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Bacchus, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1928. He died on 2 December 1928, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elihu Burrell
1851–1928
Lily Althea Bouton
1863–1906
Marriage: 1883
Viola Mae Burrell
1886–1970
Ethel Grace Burrell
1890–1954
Homer Elihu Burrell
1893–1977
Leroy Bouton Burrell
1896–1962

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1883
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 3
    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.
    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 21
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English:nickname from Middle English, Old French burel, borel (also birel) ‘reddish brown’, referring perhaps to complexion or hair color. This was occasionally used by Normans as a personal name, perhaps a nickname substituted for the personal name. The word also denoted a coarse woollen cloth of this color, so the surname may sometimes refer to dress, or it may be a nickname for a maker of the cloth, a bureller.habitational name from Burwell in Lincolnshire, see Burwell .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Borell
    Burrill
    Borrell
    Burrel
    Burwell
    Birrell

    Sources (26)

    • Eliher Carrell in entry for Carrell, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • Elihu Burrell, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Elihu Burrell in entry for Glen D Campbell and Grace Crabbe, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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