Lavinia Sarah Mitchell

22 July 1837–16 March 1905 (Age 67)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Lavinia Sarah

When Lavinia Sarah Mitchell was born on 22 July 1837, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Hezekiah Mitchell, was 27 and her mother, Sarah Ann Mallinson, was 26. She married James Brown Jr on 7 September 1856, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 16 March 1905, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Horrocks
1836–1906
Lavinia Sarah Mitchell
1837–1905
Marriage: 21 January 1863
John James Horrocks
1865–1869
Mary Christina Horrocks
1867–1868
Margaret Ann Horrocks
1868–1943
Elizabeth Ellen Horrocks
1871–1912
Samuel Alexander Horrocks
1873–1927
George Edward Horrocks
1875–1910
Frank Horrocks
1879–1879
Leroy Horrocks
1880–1948

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 January 1863Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1843
    Age 6
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · St. George's Hall
    Age 17
    In 1854, St. George's Hall was completed. The site that it sits on is were the Liverpool Infirmary was previously located. The hall was built for entertainment.
    1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers
    Age 22
    The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: from the vernacular pronunciation in Middle English and Older Scots of the personal name Michael . See Michelson .English and Scottish: nickname for a big man, from Middle English michel, mechel, muchel ‘big’.Irish (County Connacht): surname adopted as equivalent of Mulvihill .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Michell
    Mutch
    Meikle
    Mickle
    Michael
    Mitchel
    Mixell
    Muckle

    Story Highlight

    BIOGRAPHY OF PRISCILLA VICTORIA MITCHELL CHRISTENSEN

    BIOGRAPHY OF PRISCILLA VICTORIA MITCHELL CHRISTENSEN Priscilla Mitchell was born in Liverpool, England the 19th day of October , 1839, the daughter of Sarah Mallinsen and Hezekiah Mitchell. …

    Sources (28)

    • Lavina Mitchall in household of Hezekiah Mitchall, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Lavinia Mitchell in entry for Geo Edmund Horracks, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Lauina Mitchell in household of Hezekiah Mitchell, "United States Census, 1850"

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