Harriet Hodgson

3 February 1832–1 January 1908 (Age 75)
Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Harriet

When Harriet Hodgson was born on 3 February 1832, in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Jonathan Hodgson, was 34 and her mother, Grace Sutcliffe, was 32. She married Luther Singleton Hemenway on 15 April 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Bradford St James, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died on 1 January 1908, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Luther Singleton Hemenway
Harriet Hodgson
Marriage: 15 April 1865
Grace Ann Hemenway
Harriet Hemenway
Luther Sylvester Hemenway
Arthur B Hemenway

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 April 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 1
    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
    Age 11
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 22
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern): from the Middle English personal name Hodge + -son.

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

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    Story Highlight


    Harriet Hodgson was born on 3 February 1832 in Ovenden, Yorkshire, England to Jonathan and Grace Sutcliffe Hodgson. She was the seventh of eleven children, five girls and six boys. Her fathe …

    Sources (26)

    • Harriet Hodgon in household of Jonn Hodgon, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Harriet Hodgson in entry for Luther Sylvester Hemenway, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Harriet Hemenway in household of L S Hemenway, "United States Census, 1880"

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