Esther Arbon

28 March 1846–7 February 1924 (Age 77)
Graveley, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Esther

When Esther Arbon was born on 28 March 1846, in Graveley, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Cavelor Arbon, was 32 and her mother, Rebecca Dennis, was 34. She married Arnold Goodliffe on 17 January 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1864 and lived in Curlew, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 7 February 1924, in Snowville, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Snowville, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arnold Goodliffe
Esther Arbon
Marriage: 17 January 1870
Henry Arbon Goodliffe

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 January 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 8
    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.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 21
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English (East Anglia): from the Middle English personal name Arbern (Old Norse Arnbiǫrn, Arnbiorn).

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

    Story Highlight

    Emigration from England to Utah

    Elizabeth Rebecca Arbon emigrated from England at the age of 7 with her parents John Cavelor Arbon and Rebecca Dennis Arbon and sister Esther. They set sail on the ship The Hudson on 3 Jun 1864 and ar …

    Sources (29)

    • Estcot Arborn in household of John Arborn, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Esther Arbon Goodliffe, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Esther A Goodliffe in household of Arnold Goodliffe, "United States Census, 1910"

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