Martha Ann Riste

23 September 1839–8 October 1915 (Age 76)
Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Martha Ann

When Martha Ann Riste was born on 23 September 1839, in Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Riste, was 39 and her mother, Mary Richards, was 40. She married George Deliverance Wilson on 21 September 1856, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 8 October 1915, in Hillsdale, Garfield, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Hillsdale Cemetery, Hatch, Garfield, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Deliverance Wilson
1807–1887
Martha Ann Riste
1839–1915
Marriage: 21 September 1856
Mary Jane Wilson
1857–1908
George Hyrum Wilson Sr
1858–1941
Martha Ann Wilson
1860–1935
James William Wilson
1862–1907
Joseph Deliverance Wilson
1864–1941
Jesse Stephen Wilson
1867–1916
Levinah Emeline Wilson
1870–1946
David Israel Wilson
1872–1953
John Thomas Wilson
1876–1962
Sarah Ann Wilson
1878–1973
Ellen Almera Wilson
1880–1925

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 September 1856Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1843
    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.
    1863
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: perhaps a variant of Rest .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Rest

    Story Highlight

    Martha Ann Riste

    Martha Ann Riste John Richards and Mary Goodacre lived in England about 1700. They had two children, Hyrum and Mary. John was a very rich man as was his son Hyrum, also. The other child, Mary, was …

    Sources (53)

    • Martha A Wilson in household of Geo Wilson, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Martha C. Rizte in entry for Jesse Stephen Wilson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Martha Ann Riste, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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