John Pickett

4 February 1825–27 September 1898 (Age 73)
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

When John Pickett was born on 4 February 1825, in Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Pickett, was 33 and his mother, Susanna Sapsed, was 27. He married Rosetta Stringer on 17 April 1855, in Chimborazo, Ecuador. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 27 September 1898, in Gunnison, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Gunnison Cemetery, Gunnison, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Pickett
Rosetta Stringer
Marriage: 17 April 1855
John Jeremiah Pickett
Brigham Franklin Pickett
Charles Henry Pickett
Frederick George Pickett
Rosetta Pickett
Mary Rosetta Pickett
George William Pickett
Nora Physella Pickett

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 April 1855Chimborazo, Ecuador
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    World Events (8)

    Age 5
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    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.
    Age 21
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English:from the Middle English, Old French personal name Picot, Pigot, a pet form of Pic (see Pike 6). In Middle English, the form Piket (Old French Picquet) was also common.sometimes a late development of Pickard 1 or 2.

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

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    John Jeremiah Pickett

    John Jeremiah Pickett 1 September 1856 - 23 February 1929 Men are created that they may live for each other Fall is a beautiful time of the year to start your turn on earth. The flowers …

    Sources (33)

    • John Pickett in household of John Pickett, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • John Pickett in entry for Rosetta Pickett, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • John Pickott in household of John Pickott, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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