Catharine Wootton

20 September 1828–14 September 1883 (Age 54)
Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Catharine

When Catharine Wootton was born on 20 September 1828, in Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Wootton, was 20 and her mother, Deborah Roe, was 21. She married George William Smith on 21 December 1845, in Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and South Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 14 September 1883, in Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Murray Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George William Smith
1823–1888
Catharine Wootton
1828–1883
Marriage: 21 December 1845
Sabrina Catherine Smith
1847–1897
Jane M Smith
1848–1913
Maria Elizabeth Smith
1852–1852
Marlon Lehi Smith
1854–1854
Annie Merintha Smith
1855–1918
Georgianna Smith
1858–1927
George Fred Smith
1859–1942
Ida Smith
1862–1952
Amenia Gertrude Smith
1864–1898
Lucy Evelyn Smith
1866–1937
Alonzo Bray Smith
1868–1921

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 December 1845Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1830
    Age 2
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 5
    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
    1843
    Age 15
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English (Staffordshire): variant of Wooten .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Wooten

    Story Highlight

    George William and Catherine Wooten Smith

    George William and Catherine Wooten Smith George William Smith was the third son of George and Patience Timpson Smith. He was born at Eaton-Bray, Bedfordshire, England, May 2, 1823. Catherine Woote …

    Sources (23)

    • Catherine Smith in household of George Smith, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Kidgell in entry for Georgiana Smith Higson, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Catherine Wooton in household of William Wooton, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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