Ann Athes

5 November 1827–7 January 1906 (Age 78)
Marsworth, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Athes was born on 5 November 1827, in Marsworth, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Athiss, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Prior, was 23. She married Shadrach Empey on 12 October 1847, in Wingrave, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 7 January 1906, in Ammon, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Shadrach Empey
Ann Athes
Marriage: 12 October 1847
Elizabeth Ann Empey
Caroline Empey
Jane Ann Empey
Ephraim Shadrach Empey
George Empey
William Empey
Joseph Hyrum Empey
David Hyrum Empey
Alfred Empey
John Empey
Amos Empey
Orren Empey

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 October 1847Wingrave, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 6
    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.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 27
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly Yorkshire): topographic name for someone dwelling ‘at the enclosure’, from Middle English atte hey (from Old English (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’).Irish: variant of Athy .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Trials of Parenthood--Shadrach & Ann Athes Empey

    Shadrach Empey was born in 1822, to Joseph Empey and Elizabeth Kempson at Eatonbray, Bedfordshire, England. Ann Athes was born in 1827, to William Athes and Elizabeth Prior at Chedington, Bucks, Engla …

    Sources (40)

    • Ann in entry for Caroline Impey, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Ann Impey in household of Shadrack Impey, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Ann Athis, "England and Wales, Marriage Registration Index, 1837-1920"

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