Caroline Hobbs

28 June 1846–4 November 1928 (Age 82)
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Caroline

When Caroline Hobbs was born on 28 June 1846, in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Bennett Hobbs, was 39 and her mother, Ann Owen, was 37. She married William Watterson Jr on 13 December 1866, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She immigrated to United States in 1864. She died on 4 November 1928, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Watterson Jr
1839–1920
Caroline Hobbs
1846–1928
Marriage: 13 December 1866
William Joseph Watterson
1868–1868
James Lamoni Watterson
1874–1929
Thomas Henry Watterson
1881–1934
Alma Eugene Watterson
1883–1973

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 December 1866Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1847
    Age 1
    Earliest grave seen in memorial list
    1863
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 22
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): from the Middle English personal name Hobb(e), with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Compare Hobb .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hobson
    Hobb
    Hobday
    Hopps
    Hubbs

    Sources (19)

    • Caroline in household of William, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Caroline Hobbs in entry for Thomas Henry Watterson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Caroline M Hobbs in household of Ann Hobbs, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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