Eliza Lucretia Elliott

24 May 1849–20 February 1922 (Age 72)
Mount Pleasant, Henry, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Eliza Lucretia

When Eliza Lucretia Elliott was born on 24 May 1849, in Mount Pleasant, Henry, Iowa, United States, her father, David Elliott, was 49 and her mother, Margaret Straway, was 25. She married George Sloan Bailey on 18 July 1863, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States in 1910 and Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. She died on 20 February 1922, in Boneta, Duchesne, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Sloan Bailey
1819–1886
Eliza Lucretia Elliott
1849–1922
Marriage: 18 July 1863
Sarah Eliza Bailey
1864–
Mary Elizabeth Bailey
1866–1900
Eliza A Bailey
1869–1931
Katherine Eliza Bailey
1871–1956
John Bailey
1874–1879
David William Bailey
1876–1878
Emma Violet Bailey
1879–1959
Cynthia O'Dell Bailey
1883–1886
George Sloan Bailey , Jr.
1887–1949

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 July 1863Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 8
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    1863
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 21
    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: from the Middle English, Old French personal name Eliot, a pet form of the Old Testament name Elijah, rendered in Greek as Ēlias and in Old French as Élie + the diminutive suffix -ot; compare Ellis . The name Aylett may in some cases also have been confused with or absorbed into Elliott.Scottish: late variant of Elwood .Scottish (of Breton origin): perhaps, as some members of the Elliott clan believe, a Scottish variant of the Breton surname Elleouet, a habitational name from one of the hamlets named Allegot in Finistère.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Ellis
    Aylett
    Eliot
    Elliot
    Elwood

    Sources (35)

    • Eliza L Bailey in household of George S Bailey, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Eliza Eliott, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Eliza Elliott in entry for Kathryn Munsee, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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