Eliza Roxie Metcalf

17 August 1850–10 April 1924 (Age 73)
Hull, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Eliza Roxie

When Eliza Roxie Metcalf was born on 17 August 1850, in Hull, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Edward Metcalf, was 38 and her mother, Mary Waslin, was 40. She married John Bartholomew on 11 October 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1856. She died on 10 April 1924, in Gunnison, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Fayette Cemetery, Fayette, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Bartholomew
Eliza Roxie Metcalf
Marriage: 11 October 1868
John Edward Bartholomew
Roxie Ellen Bartholomew
William Bartholomew
Sarah Jane Bartholomew
Alma C Bartholomew
Joseph Smith Bartholomew
Julia Ruth Bartholomew
Mary Elizabeth Bartholomew
Rose Bartholomew
Alice Bartholomew
Henry Lee Bartholomew

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 October 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened
    Age 13
    The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 20
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire): apparently a nickname from Middle English mete ‘meat, food’ + calf ‘calf’, i.e. ‘calf to be fattened up for eating’.

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

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    History of Henry Lee Bartholomew

    I was born in Fayette, Sanpete County, Utah in the year 1891, Oct 1. My honored and revered parents are John and Eliza Roxie Metcalf Bartholomew. They had previous to my birth ten children, six daught …

    Sources (38)

    • Eliza R Bartholomew in household of Henry L Bartholomew, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Eliza R Metcalf in entry for Henry L Bartholomew and Ireta Rallison, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Eliza Roxie Metcalf in entry for Julia Ercanbrack, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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