Isabella Walton

7 April 1802–31 March 1863 (Age 60)
Dent, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Isabella

When Isabella Walton was born on 7 April 1802, in Dent, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Walton, was 31 and her mother, Isabella Lund, was 31. She married James Burton on 5 March 1825, in Gayle, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Bradford St James, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 31 March 1863, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Burton
Isabella Walton
Marriage: 5 March 1825
Robert Walton Burton
Isabella Burton
James Burton
Rose Mary Burton
William Walton Burton
Rosemond Burton
James Walton Burton
Margaret Burton
Ann Burton
Christopher Walton Burton
Mary Burton
Thomas Walton Burton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 March 1825Gayle, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    Age 13
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed
    Age 19
    The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of numerous places called Walton, which are named with Old English walh ‘foreigner, Briton, serf’ (genitive plural wala), wald ‘woodland’, wall ‘wall’, or wælla ‘well, spring, stream’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’.History: George Walton (1741–1804) signed the Declaration of Independence. He was born in Prince Edward County, VA, whither his grandfather had emigrated from England in 1682. He moved to Savannah, GA, and became governor of GA and a prominent jurist.

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

    Story Highlight

    James Burton and Isabella Walton Burton

    Story of Our Grandparents James Burton and Isabella Walton Burton (Material collected and compiled by Josephine Burton Bagley, Family Representative) Our Grandfather, James Burton, youngest son of …

    Sources (45)

    • Isabella Burton in household of James Burton, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Isabella Walton in entry for Christopher Burton, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Isabella Burton, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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