Lucy Wilkinson

3 March 1789–6 September 1865 (Age 76)
Chatham, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Lucy

When Lucy Wilkinson was born on 3 March 1789, in Chatham, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, her father, Thomas Wilkinson, was 34 and her mother, Sarah Hall, was 33. She married Allen Norton on 31 December 1809, in Granville, Granville, Washington, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1851 and lived in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 6 September 1865, in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Allen Norton
1787–1842
Lucy Wilkinson
1789–1865
Marriage: 31 December 1809
Alanson Norton
1814–1904
Betsy Susannah Norton
1816–1846
Charles Norton
1819–1864
Delinda Amelia Norton
1822–1846

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 December 1809Granville, Granville, Washington, New York, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1791
    Age 2
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
    1802 · Brass is Discovered
    Age 13
    "In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
    1812
    Age 23
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic (‘son of Wilkin’) from Wilkin . Compare Wilkerson .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Wilkin
    Wilkerson
    Wilkenson
    Wilkison

    Story Highlight

    Lucy Wilkinson Norton and Allen Norton

    Lucy Wilkinson Norton was born and raised in Chatham, Middlesex County, Connecticut, on March 3, 1789. Her parents were Thomas Wilkinson and Sarah Hall Wilkinson. She was the youngest of seven child …

    Sources (28)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Lucy Wilkinson - birth: 3 March 1789; Chatham, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
    • Lucy Norten in household of Lancer Norten, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Lucy in entry for Charles Morton, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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