Ann Watkins

22 May 1846–18 April 1927 (Age 80)
Llanelly, Breconshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Watkins was born on 22 May 1846, in Llanelly, Breconshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Watkins, was 37 and her mother, Christiana Waters, was 45. She married William Stewart Seely on 24 November 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 18 April 1927, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Stewart Seely
Ann Watkins
Marriage: 24 November 1868
William Alfred Seely
Anna Rebecca Seely

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 November 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1850 · Coal Fields in South Wales Developed
    Age 4
    Like the iron and copper mines, the coal fields in South Wales were very important to the industrial revolution. Many of those that worked in the coal mines were part of the Merthyr uprising.
    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 and Welsh: variant of Watkin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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    Story Highlight

    To My Children by Elma Lucile "Peggy" Medved

    To My Children by Elma Lucile “Peggy” Medved Born October 19th , 1922 Daughter of Jessie and Annie Petersen To My Children by Elma Lucile Petersen Medved January 2005 My mom and dad were both har …

    Sources (29)

    • Anna Seely in household of Jess Peterson, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Ann Seely, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Annie W Seeley in entry for Annie Seeley Petersen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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