Emily Sandall

3 January 1844–22 May 1879 (Age 35)
Kingston, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Emily

When Emily Sandall was born on 3 January 1844, in Kingston, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Sandall Sr, was 25 and her mother, Ann Hill, was 23. She married Edwin Ford on 2 August 1862, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Westcott, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1844 and Washington, Washington, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 22 May 1879, in Kanab, Kane, Utah, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Kanab, Kane, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edwin Ford
Emily Sandall
Marriage: 2 August 1862
Rachel Ford
James Edwin Ford
Leah Ann Ford
William Alfred Ford
Joseph Steventon Ford
Willard Eugene Ford
Susan Emily Ford

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 August 1862Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1852: Washington, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Washington, Utah, United States
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 10
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English:habitational name from Sandal Magna or Kirk Sandall (Yorkshire), from Old English sand ‘sand’ + halh ‘nook, corner of land’ (often referring to land in a riverbend or a hollow).from the Middle English personal name Sandolf (Old Norse Sandúlfr, from sand ‘sand’ + úlfr ‘wolf’).

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

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    Story Highlight

    Emily Sandall Ford

    Emily Sandall was Born 3 January 1844, the oldest child of Thomas Sandall Sr. and Ann Hill at Thames, Kingston Ferry, Surry Eng-land. Thomas was a gardener by trade, and in 1847, moved with his wife a …

    Sources (22)

    • Emily Ford in household of Edwin Ford, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Emily Sandall in entry for Rachel Ford Riggs, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Emily Sandell, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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