Elizabeth Jane Harding

23 October 1840–20 April 1925 (Age 84)
Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Jane

When Elizabeth Jane Harding was born on 23 October 1840, in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States, her father, Dwight Harding, was 33 and her mother, Phebe Holbrook, was 30. She married Isaac Eberhard David Zundel on 30 September 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 20 April 1925, in Riverside, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Eberhard David Zundel
Elizabeth Jane Harding
Marriage: 30 September 1865
Phebe Maria Zundel
Isaac David Zundel
Jacob Eberhart Zundel
Dwight Harding Zundel
Elizabeth Sarah Zundel
Moses Abraham Zundel
Joseph Zundel
George Alma Zundel

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 September 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized
    Age 8
    Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Harding (Old English Hearding, literally ‘the hard one’ a derivative of Old English heard ‘hard, harsh, strong, firm, brave’). The surname was first taken to Ireland in the 15th century, and more families of the name settled there 200 years later in Tipperary and surrounding counties.North German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of any of various ancient Germanic compound personal names beginning with hard ‘hardy, brave, strong’, or a habitational name from a farm named Harding, of the same etymology.History: Warren Gamaliel Harding (1865–1923), the 29th president of the US, was born on a farm in OH, of English and Scottish stock on his father's side. Early American bearers of this very common name include Joseph Harding who died at Plymouth in 1633. His great-great grandson Seth was a naval officer during the American Revolution.

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

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    Elizabeth Jane Harding - life history

    Elizabeth Jane Harding was born in Quincy, Illinois on the 23rd of October 1840. She was the first daughter and the fourth child of Dwight Harding, who was born in Southbridge, Massachusetts, an …

    Sources (26)

    • Elizabeth Zundell in household of Isaac Zundell, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Elizabeth Harding in entry for Phebe Ann Zundel Ward, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Elizabeth Harding in household of Dwight Harding, "United States Census, 1850"

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