Agnes Brockbank

5 June 1851–30 November 1933 (Age 82)
Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Agnes

When Agnes Brockbank was born on 5 June 1851, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Isaac Brockbank Sr, was 46 and her mother, Elizabeth Mainwaring, was 43. She married Albert King Thurber on 30 October 1867, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States in 1927 and Hollister, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States in 1930. She died on 30 November 1933, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Richfield City Cemetery, Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert King Thurber
Agnes Brockbank
Marriage: 30 October 1867
Sarah Thurber
Isaac Erin Thurber
Albertha Malvina Thurber
Annie Catherine Thurber
Joshua Albert Thurber

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 October 1867Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · St. George's Hall
    Age 3
    In 1854, St. George's Hall was completed. The site that it sits on is were the Liverpool Infirmary was previously located. The hall was built for entertainment.
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 24
    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: topographic name from Middle English brok(e) ‘stream, brook’ + bank(e) ‘ridge, slope, bank’, for someone who lived by the bank of a brook. The name may have been confused with Brocklebank .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Elizabeth Mainwaring (Brockbank)

    (This is a report given by Anastasia Horning England at the Horning reunion in November 2014 about Elizabeth Mainwaring Brockbank who is her fourth great-granddaughter). Elizabeth Mainwaring w …

    Sources (31)

    • 1880 US Census for Agnes Brockband Thurber
    • Agnes Brockbank in entry for Isaac Erin Thurber, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • 1910 US Census for Agnes Brockbank Thurber in household of son-in-law John L. Butler and daughter Bertha and their 3 children

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