Maria Keziah Welch

24 February 1850–6 January 1941 (Age 90)
Savannah, Andrew, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Maria Keziah

When Maria Keziah Welch was born on 24 February 1850, in Savannah, Andrew, Missouri, United States, her father, John Welch, Sr., was 27 and her mother, Eliza Billington, was 24. She married Moroni Lorenzo Phillips on 11 October 1875, in Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Three Mile Creek, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1870 and Box Elder Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 6 January 1941, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Brigham City Cemetery, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moroni Lorenzo Phillips
Maria Keziah Welch
Marriage: 11 October 1875
Moroni Melvin Phillips
Victor Verne Phillips
John Welch Phillips
Eliza Mariah Phillips
William Wallace Phillips

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 October 1875Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1851 · Brigham City is Settled
    Age 1
    In 1851, Brigham City is settled and named after Brigham Young.
    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 25
    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 Welsh or Walsh , an ethnic name for someone of Welsh origin. This is the usual form of the surname in England; the usual form in Ireland is Walsh and in Scotland Welsh .German: variant of Welk .Americanized form of German Welsch .

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

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    Sources (24)

    • Mariah Welch in household of Jno Welch, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Maria Welch in entry for William Wallace Phillips, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Maria Welch in household of John Welch, "United States Census, 1870"

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