Caroline Eliza Haight

5 December 1837–3 March 1874 (Age 36)
Moravia, Moravia, Cayuga, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Caroline Eliza

When Caroline Eliza Haight was born on 5 December 1837, in Moravia, Moravia, Cayuga, New York, United States, her father, Isaac Chauncey Haight, was 24 and her mother, Eliza Ann Snyder, was 22. She married Christopher Jones Arthur on 30 December 1854, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850. She died on 3 March 1874, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Jones Arthur
1832–1918
Caroline Eliza Haight
1837–1874
Marriage: 30 December 1854
Samuel Arthur
1854–1891
Eliza Ann Haight Arthur
1857–1860
Christopher Haight Arthur
1859–1874
Caroline Keturah Arthur
1861–1904
Joshua Haight Arthur
1864–1922
Benjamin Franklin H Arthur
1866–1868
Mary Haight Arthur
1868–1870
Sarah Haight Arthur
1871–1962

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 December 1854Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (5)

    1846
    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1863
    Age 26
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 26
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    Name Meaning

    possibly a variant of Hight , a topographic name for someone who lived at the top of a hill. This form of the surname is now rare in Britain.perhaps sometimes a nickname from Middle English hait ‘merry; revelry’.English:

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hight

    Story Highlight

    AN ACCOUNT OF MY ANCESTORS CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE TEMPLE BUILDING AND TEMPLE SERVICE compiled by Caroline Arthur Nelson Westover

    AN ACCOUNT OF MY ANCESTORS CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE TEMPLE BUILDING AND TEMPLE SERVICE compiled by Caroline Arthur Nelson Westover My great grandfather Isaac C. Haight and his wife were baptized in Amen …

    Sources (22)

    • Caroline Haight in household of Isaac C Haight, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Caroline Eliza Haight in entry for Josiah H. Arthur, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Caroline E Arthur in household of Christopher Arthur, "United States Census, 1860"

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