Martha Charlotte Banford

26 July 1849–6 August 1936 (Age 87)
Acton Beauchamp, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Martha Charlotte

When Martha Charlotte Banford was born on 26 July 1849, in Acton Beauchamp, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Samuel Banford, was 35 and her mother, Charlotte Tarrant, was 35. She married Charles Martin Cole on 20 December 1864, in Cherry Creek, Juab, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 6 August 1936, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Martin Cole
Martha Charlotte Banford
Marriage: 20 December 1864
Elizabeth Charlotte Cole
Martha Ann Cole
Rose Cole
Charles Richard Cole
Mary Eliza Cole
Martin Cole
Julia Cole
William Banford Cole
Samuel Parley Cole
Leonard Boyd Cole
John Tarrant Cole
Otto Aurley Cole
Vernall Kimball Cole

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 December 1864Cherry Creek, Juab, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 5
    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.
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 23
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Bamford .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Life Story of Charlotte Tarrant Pingree Banford Swan Etherington

    The home of Job Pingree and his wife Charlotte Tarrant was in Acton Beauchamp, Worchester, England. Mr. Pingree owned a grist mill; a large stone wall covered with ivy' vines separated the mill and po …

    Sources (41)

    • Martha Cole in household of Charles M Cole, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Martha Cole, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"
    • Martha Bauford in entry for Elizabeth Charlet Murdock, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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