Rebecca Hughes

5 November 1847–6 October 1923 (Age 75)
Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Rebecca

When Rebecca Hughes was born on 5 November 1847, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Hughes, was 23 and her mother, Rebecca Maddock, was 19. She married Samuel Claridge on 1 July 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States in 1900. She died on 6 October 1923, in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Thatcher Cemetery, Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Claridge
1828–1919
Rebecca Hughes
1847–1923
Marriage: 1 July 1865
John William Claridge
1866–1867
Hyrum Claridge
1868–1953
Joseph Hughes Claridge
1870–1944
Wilford Hopkins Claridge
1871–1951
David Harmon Claridge
1873–1945
George Birdsey Claridge
1875–1892
Rebecca Hughes Claridge
1878–1952
Samuel Joy Claridge
1879–1949
Orson Pratt Claridge
1881–1881
Edward Maddocks Claridge
1882–1952
Ellen Grimshaw "Nellie" Claridge
1884–1948
Mercy Harmon Claridge
1885–1969
Julia Eliza Claridge
1887–1953
Katherine Claridge
1889–1961
Fay Layton Claridge
1893–1966

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 July 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (15)

    +10 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · St. George's Hall
    Age 7
    In 1854, St. George's Hall was completed. The site that it sits on is were the Liverpool Infirmary was previously located. The hall was built for entertainment.
    1863
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 20
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English and Welsh: variant of Hugh with genitival or excrescent -s.Irish and Scottish: adopted as an equivalent of Gaelic surnames based on the personal name Aodh ‘fire’, for example Ó hAodha, Mac Aodha; see McCoy and compare McHugh .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hughs
    Hugh
    Hewes

    Story Highlight

    The John Hughes and Rebecca Maddock Family

    The John and Rebecca (Maddock) Hughes Family Appendix C From S George Ellsworth, Samuel Claridge Pioneering the Outposts of Zion, pp 291-295 John Hughes, Rebecca’s father, was born in Liverpool, L …

    Sources (23)

    • Rebecca Claridge, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Rebeca Claridy in household of Samuel Claridy, "United States Census, 1870"
    • R. Hughs Clavidge in entry for J. H. Clavidge and Lillian Parker, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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