Eliza Alice Maria Horton

9 July 1848–2 July 1926 (Age 77)
Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Eliza Alice Maria

When Eliza Alice Maria Horton was born on 9 July 1848, in Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Edmund Horton, was 39 and her mother, Maria Meades, was 34. She married William Henry Stevens on 1 January 1870, in Wanship, Summit, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1926. She died on 2 July 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Stevens Cemetery, Oakley, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Stevens
1849–1913
Eliza Alice Maria Horton
1848–1926
Marriage: 1 January 1870
Horace Henry Stevens
1870–1940
George Geroy Stevens
1873–1947
Mary Maude Stevens
1875–1922
Clarice Laurette Stevens
1877–1956
William Ward Stevens
1880–1906
Edith Virginia Stevens
1881–1966
Laura Emmabelle Stevens
1883–1928
Nettie Jane Stevens
1885–1963
Leone Harriet Or Hatti Leone Stevens
1888–1943
Roscoe Reed Stevens
1890–1949
Leland Horton Stevens
1893–1954

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1870Wanship, Summit, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 6
    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 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 22
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English (Staffordshire and Warwickshire): habitational name from one or other of the many places so called, such as those in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Northamptonshire, Shropshire, Somerset, Staffordshire, Wiltshire, and Yorkshire. Most of the placenames derive from Old English horh or horu ‘dirt, filth’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’, though some may have different origins, including Horton in Gloucestershire, which may derive from Old English heorot ‘hart, stag’ + tūn.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hortin
    Horten

    Story Highlight

    Emma Crowden Stevens

    Emma Crowden was born on June 17, 1823 in Bridgwater, Somersetshire, England, which is located in the southwestern part of the country, just across the Bristol Channel from Wales. Emma was the daught …

    Sources (39)

    • Elizabeth Horton in entry for George Roy Stevens, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Elizabeth Henry in household of William T Henry, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
    • Eliza Horton in entry for Warren John Thomas and Laura Emmabelle Stevens, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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