Susannah Wilkinson

16 March 1814–7 April 1887 (Age 73)
Sunbury, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Susannah

When Susannah Wilkinson was born on 16 March 1814, in Sunbury, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Aaron Wilkinson, was 32 and her mother, Mary Susannah Poyer, was 24. She married John Barton on 29 December 1835, in Sunbury, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Davis, Utah, United States in 1850 and Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 7 April 1887, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Barton
Susannah Wilkinson
Marriage: 29 December 1835
Mary Catherine Barton
Ann Barton
William Gilbert Barton Sr.
Elizabeth Jane Barton
Phebe Elen Barton
John Oscar Barton
Emily Alice Barton
Sylvester Aaron Barton
Elisha Kembur Barton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 December 1835Sunbury, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 5
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 6
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 22
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic (‘son of Wilkin’) from Wilkin . Compare Wilkerson .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Susannah Wilkinson history

    history by June Barton Bartholomew, from "Family and Ancestors of Elisha Kembur Barton and Celestial Eliza McArthur", pg. 134 Susannah Wilkinson Barton was born March 17, 1814 at Shamokin, Northumb …

    Sources (29)

    • Susanah Barton in household of Jno Barton, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Sussane Wilkinson in entry for John Oscar Barton, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Susannah Barton in household of John Barton, "United States Census, 1850"

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