Abednego Wilkinson

4 November 1836–6 November 1899 (Age 63)
Clayton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Abednego

When Abednego Wilkinson was born on 4 November 1836, in Clayton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Wilkinson, was 25 and his mother, Tamar Watson, was 27. He married Bathsheba Ackroyd on 8 August 1858, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Franklin, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1880. He died on 6 November 1899, in Franklin, Franklin, Idaho, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, Franklin, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abednego Wilkinson
Bathsheba Ackroyd
Marriage: 8 August 1858
Mary Jane Wilkinson
Daniel Wilkinson
Hannah Wilkinson
Thomas Jones Wilkinson
Tamar Wilkinson
John Wilkinson
Uriah Wilkinson
William Abednego Wilkinson
Minnie Bethsheba Wilkinson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 August 1858Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 18
    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: patronymic (‘son of Wilkin’) from Wilkin . Compare Wilkerson .

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

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    Sources (60)

    • Bedna Wilkinson in household of John Wilkinson, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Abednego Wilkinson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Abendigo Wilkinson in entry for John Wilkinson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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