Elizabeth Bocock

Female11 May 1837–12 September 1916

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Bocock was born on 11 May 1837, in Tinsley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Bocock, was 41 and her mother, Sarah Brough, was 38. She married Charles Law on 31 January 1858, in President's Office, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Utah, Utah, United States in 1910. In 1916, her occupation is listed as house wife in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States. She died on 12 September 1916, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Springville City Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fredrick Weight
Elizabeth Bocock
Marriage: 1 July 1865
Alfred William Weight
George Albert Weight
Wallace Frederick Weight
Amelia Ann Weight
Arthur Burgum Weight
Alice Cora Weight
Samuel Eugene Weight
Claude Francis Weight
Ralph Brough Weight

Sources (48)

  • Elizabeth Boocock in household of James Boocock, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Elizabeth Bowcock, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Elizabeth Bocock, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 July 1865Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 9

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 10

    Historical Boundaries: 1848: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1868: Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Salt Lake, Utah, United States

    1860 · Abraham Lincoln Elected President

    Age 23

    Abraham Lincoln was Elected President of the United States in November of 1860

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Bulcock .

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

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    Story Highlight

    William Bocock (1796-1848)

    William Bocock was born 29 February 1796 in Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, described by Charles Dickens as the “sleepiest town in England.” He was christened 9 March 1796 at the parish church, Market Ras …

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