Elizabeth Sulzer

11 September 1861–3 February 1943 (Age 81)
Fort Laramie, Goshen, Wyoming, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Sulzer was born on 11 September 1861, in Fort Laramie, Goshen, Wyoming, United States, her father, Casper Sulser, was 39 and her mother, Catharina Steudler, was 41. She married Joseph Peter McCarrel on 6 November 1879, in Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Naples, Uintah, Utah, United States in 1900 and Uintah, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 3 February 1943, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Peter McCarrel
Elizabeth Sulzer
Marriage: 6 November 1879
Emma McCarrell
Joseph Francis McCarrell
William Monroe McCarrel
Amanda Catherine McCarrel
Charles Ausborn McCarrel
Theadore McCarrel
Marion Wallace McCarrel
Jessie Eva McCarrell

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 November 1879Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1873 · Settlers arrived in Vernal
    Age 12
    On Feb 14, 1873, Pardon Dodds, among others, came to the valley to raise livestock.
    Age 25
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Hans, Otto, Bernhard, Fritz.German:occupational name for someone who made prepared meats, from Middle High German sulzer ‘butcher, charcutier’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Ashley Valley Pioneer Killed Instantly When Kicked by a Mule at Ranch Saturday

    ASHLEY VALLEY PIONEER KILLED INSTANTLY WHEN KICKED BY MULE AT RANCH SATURDAY- Acquired from Vernal Express March 21, 1929 Wife is attracted by mules rushing around barnyard- finds husband with fatal …

    Sources (14)

    • Elizabeth Sulser McCarrell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Elezobeth Seltzer in entry for Theadore Mccorrell and Pearl Evans, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Elizabeth Suzer Mccarrell, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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