Susanna Snively

Female30 October 1815–20 November 1892

Brief Life History of Susanna

When Susanna Snively was born on 30 October 1815, in Woodstock, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States, her father, Henry Snively, was 52 and her mother, Mary Heavener, was 40. She married Brigham Young on 31 October 1844, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850. She died on 20 November 1892, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Brigham Young
Susanna Snively
Marriage: 31 October 1844
Julia Young

Sources (11)

  • Susanna Sniveley in household of Eliza Snow, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Susannah S Young, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • Susan Snivley in entry for Julia Young, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Record of Members (Worldwide), 1836-1970"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 October 1844Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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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

    Americanized form of Swiss German Schneebeli or Schnebli (see Snavely ).

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

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