Hannah Greenwood

4 September 1808–9 September 1877 (Age 69)
Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Hannah

When Hannah Greenwood was born on 4 September 1808, in Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Greenwood, was 41 and her mother, Ellen Haslam, was 38. She married Joseph Fielding on 11 June 1838, in Preston, Lancashire, England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 9 September 1877, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Fielding
Hannah Greenwood
Marriage: 11 June 1838
Rachel Fielding
Ellen Fielding
Heber G. Fielding
Joseph Greenwood Fielding
Hyrum Thomas Fielding
Hannah Alice Fielding
Sarah Ann Fielding

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 June 1838Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1825 · Museum of Lancashire
    Age 17
    The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from Greenwood Lee in Heptonstall (Yorkshire), from Middle English grene ‘green’ + wode ‘wood’.Americanized form (translation into English) of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Grünholz, an ornamental compound of German grün ‘green’ + Holz ‘wood’, and probably also of the same German surname.Americanized form (translation into English) of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Grünwald (see Grunwald ), and of French Boisvert .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Memorial Joseph Fielding

    Birth: Mar. 26, 1797, England Death: Dec. 19, 1863 Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA Born at Honeydon. Son of John Fielding and Rachel Abbotson (Ibbotson). Emigrated to Ontario, Canada, 1832. …

    Sources (52)

    • Hannah Fielding in household of Josh Fielding, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Hannah Fielding, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Hannah Fielding, "United States Census, 1870"

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