Abigail Middlemass

1 February 1842–28 April 1931 (Age 89)
Popes Harbour, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life Summary of Abigail

When Abigail Middlemass was born on 1 February 1842, in Popes Harbour, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, Edward Middlemas III, was 34 and her mother, Abigail Keeler, was 31. She married Charles Lowell Walker on 28 September 1861, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 28 April 1931, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Lowell Walker
Abigail Middlemass
Marriage: 28 September 1861
Zaidee Walker
Ida Walker
Agatha Abigail Walker
Annie Walker
Eleanor Walker
Charles Middlemass Walker
Joseph Walker
Heleman Walker

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 September 1861Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1861 · St. George Founded
    Age 19
    On December 6,1861, St. George Utah was founded. How it got its name remains a mystery. Some claim it was supposedly named after George A. Smith who was an Apostle for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the time. Those that went down were told to start cotton fields as it might be important with the American Civil War going on.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 24
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: see Middlemiss .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Story Highlight

    Abigail Middlemass Walker by Zaidee W. Miles (1943)

    At nineteen Abigail was married to a young Englishman, Charles Lowell Walker, September 28, 1861 in the Endowment House by D.H. Wells. They began keeping house in a small home made of logs, in t …

    Sources (21)

    • Abigail Middlemass Walker, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Abigail Middlemass in entry for Charles M Walker and Sarah Beebe, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Abigail Middlemass in entry for Charles Middlemass Walker, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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