Ruth Adelia Wheaton

20 September 1832–12 March 1871 (Age 38)
Providence, Saratoga, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Ruth Adelia

When Ruth Adelia Wheaton was born on 20 September 1832, in Providence, Saratoga, New York, United States, her father, Orson Wheaton, was 44 and her mother, Polly Lane, was 39. She married William Henry Harrison Sagers on 10 June 1851, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 9 daughters. She immigrated to Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850 and lived in Portneuf, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1880. She died on 12 March 1871, in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Tooele City Cemetery, Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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William Henry Harrison Sagers
Ruth Adelia Wheaton
Marriage: 10 June 1851
John Henry Sagers
Olive Amelia Sagers
Mary Sagers
Thomas Sagers
Mattie Sagers
Don Carlos Sagers
Lucinda Maude Sagers
Ruth Emmeline Sagers
George W. Sagers
Amy Roselle Sagers
Vina Sagers
Sarah Sagers
Della Blanche Sagers
John Sagers
James Sagers

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1851Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    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.
    Age 14
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 14
    Historical Boundaries: 1846: Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Iowa, United States 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

    Name Meaning

    English (Devon): variant of Whiddon .History: Robert Wheaton came from England to Rehoboth, MA, c. 1636.

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

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    Ruth Adelia Wheaton Sagers Find A Grave Memorial# 99374

    Ruth Adelia Wheaton Sagers Original name: Ruth Adelia Wheaton Sagers Birth: Sep. 20, 1832 Death: Mar. 12, 1871 Family links: Spouse: William Henry Harrison Sagers (1815 - 1886) Burial: Tooe …

    Sources (20)

    • Wheaton in entry for Delores Or Della Blanche Patterson, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Marth Sagers in household of Wm H Sagers, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Ruth Wheaton in household of Harrison Sagers, "United States Census, 1850"

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