Elizabeth Bocock

11 May 1837–12 September 1916 (Age 79)
Tinsley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary 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 Springville Ward 1, Utah, Utah, United States in 1910. In 1916, at the age of 79, 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

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 July 1865Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 17
    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.
    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 …

    Sources (35)

    • Elizabeth Boocock in household of James Boocock, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Elizabeth Bocock, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Elizabeth Bocock in entry for Claude Francis Weight, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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