Alice Ann Wardle

21 November 1839–4 May 1912 (Age 72)
Lowe, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Alice Ann

When Alice Ann Wardle was born on 21 November 1839, in Lowe, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Wardle, was 24 and her mother, Harriet Ball, was 25. She married Albert Ebenezer Richardson in 1857, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Menan, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1880 and Salmon, Lemhi, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 4 May 1912, in Baker, Lemhi, Idaho, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Salmon City Cemetery, Salmon, Lemhi, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Ebenezer Richardson
Alice Ann Wardle
Marriage: 1857
Alice Angeline Richardson
Albertia Richardson
Joseph A Richardson
Albert Josiah Richardson
Alonza King Richardson
Mary Jane Richardson
Frances Matilda Richardson
Albertia Richardson
Louisa Harriet Richardson
Maggie Withington

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1857Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 15
    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 21
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

    Name Meaning

    English:habitational name from Wardle in Lancashire and possibly Wardle in Cheshire, both named with Old English weard-hyll ‘watch hill’. Compare Warden 2 and Wardlaw .habitational name from Weardale (Durham), which takes its name from the river Wear (related to the Indo-European root wis-, weis- ‘liquid, flow’ or wedōr- ‘water’) + Old Norse dalr ‘valley’.

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Alice Richardson in household of A E Richardson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Alice Wordle in entry for James B. Clark and Francis M. Matthews, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • Alice ...Na Warta in entry for Ruth Stout, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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