Deseret Rosetta Collings

28 January 1852–27 January 1937 (Age 84)
Deptford, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Deseret Rosetta

When Deseret Rosetta Collings was born on 28 January 1852, in Deptford, Kent, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Collings Sr., was 39 and her mother, Elizabeth Bewick, was 38. She married John Thomas Rich on 18 November 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 27 January 1937, in Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Paris Cemetery, Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Rich
Deseret Rosetta Collings
Marriage: 18 November 1872
James Charles Rich
Simpson Molen Rich
John Thomas Rich
Deseret Rosetta Rich
Milando Pratt Rich
Earl O'Neal Rich

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 November 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


    +1 More Child

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    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Oldest Grave seen in the Memorials List
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 23
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Collins or Colling , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (24)

    • Deseret A Collings Rich, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Deseret Collings in entry for James Charles Rich (1954), "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Deseret Rich, "United States Census, 1920"

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