Elizabeth Meneary

10 September 1815–26 December 1886 (Age 71)
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Meneary was born on 10 September 1815, in Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, her father, William Wallace Meneray, was 45 and her mother, Catharine McMillan, was 37. She married John Scott on 15 April 1836, in Trafalgar, Halton, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860 and Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. In 1880, at the age of 65, her occupation is listed as house keeping. She died on 26 December 1886, in Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Scott
Elizabeth Meneary
Marriage: 15 April 1836
Isaac Scott
Matilda Jane Scott
Louisa Scott
Ephraim Scott
John William Scott
Elizabeth Ann Scott
Heber Moroni Scott
Sarah Catherine Scott
Sophia Scott
Josiah Scott
Alvina Elizabeth Scott
Alfonzo S Scott

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 April 1836Trafalgar, Halton, Ontario, Canada
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 4
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    Age 12
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 21
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Náradhaigh, a patronymic from the personal name Náradhach, probably a derivative of nárach ‘modest’. See also Neary .

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

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    John Scott (1811-1876)

    John Scott was born May 6, 1811 in Armagh, Ireland to Jacob Scott and Sarah Warnock. He emigrated from Ireland to Canada with his parents and brothers and sisters, leaving Ireland on April 5, 1819. …

    Sources (61)

    • Elizabeth Scott in household of John Scott, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Elizabeth Scott in entry for Joseph Scott and Margaret Wallis, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
    • Eliza Scott in entry for Sarah Catherine Scott, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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