Elizabeth Darling Irons

29 November 1850–19 November 1908 (Age 57)
Dover, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Darling

When Elizabeth Darling Irons was born on 29 November 1850, in Dover, Kent, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas James Irons, was 38 and her mother, Jane Stokes, was 37. She married Thomas Wright Kirby Sr. on 3 October 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Islington, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1881. She died on 19 November 1908, in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Wright Kirby Sr.
1831–1908
Elizabeth Darling Irons
1850–1908
Marriage: 3 October 1868
Emily Kirby
1870–1946
Charlotte Kirby
1872–1941
John Benchley Kirby
1874–1957
Walter Kirby
1876–1911
Alfred Edward Kirby
1878–1903
Alice Kirby
1880–1960
James Irons Kirby
1882–1958
Lizzie Kirby
1884–1961
M Jane Kirby
1887–1969

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 October 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 4
    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.
    1863
    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 16
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Iron , with post-medieval excrescent -s. Compare Hirons .Scottish (Angus): habitational name from an unidentified place called Irnys in 1398–9.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Iron

    Sources (33)

    • Elizabeth Irons in household of Thomas Irons, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Amelia Irons in entry for Albert Kirby, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Elizabeth Curby in household of Thomas W Curby, "United States Census, 1870"

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