Lovina Henrietta Wakley

25 April 1844–27 May 1907 (Age 63)
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Lovina Henrietta

When Lovina Henrietta Wakley was born on 25 April 1844, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, her father, John Nelson Wakley, was 24 and her mother, Polly Juliana Woodland, was 24. She married James W Skerry on 10 January 1858, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Bear River Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1900 and Bear River City, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 27 May 1907, in Corinne, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Corinne Cemetery, Corinne, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Harrison Smith
1840–1893
Lovina Henrietta Wakley
1844–1907
Marriage: 14 November 1864
Mary Priscilla Smith
1866–1940
Thomas Shepherd Smith
–1879
Frances Amanda Smith
1867–1931
Charles Smith
1870–1871
Mathew Smith
1873–1877
Boy Smith
1874–1874
Henry H Smith
1876–1876
George Wilburn Smith
1876–1947
Mattie Smith
1877–1877
James T Smith
1878–1879
Richard Smith
1880–1880
Robert Smith
1885–1885

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 November 1864Sangamon, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (18)

    +13 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1845 · Oh My Father
    Age 1
    "In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."
    1846
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1863
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English (Devon): variant of Wakeley .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Wakeley

    Sources (24)

    • Lovina Wakley in entry for Mary Coil, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Lovina Myers in household of William H. Myers, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Lovina Smith, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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