Phebe Atkinson

22 January 1848–30 April 1938 (Age 90)
Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life Summary of Phebe

When Phebe Atkinson was born on 22 January 1848, in Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, her father, William Atkinson, was 35 and her mother, Phebe Campbell, was 38. She married Henry J Hales on 15 January 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States in 1880 and Lyman, Madison, Idaho, United States for about 10 years. She died on 30 April 1938, in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Sutton Cemetery, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry J Hales
Phebe Atkinson
Marriage: 15 January 1872
Phebe Eveline Hales
Henry Orlando Hales
Willard Franklin Hales
Chancey Hales
Lorin Hales

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 January 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 9
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 24
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern): patronymic from the personal name Atkin or Adkin, pet forms of Adam.

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

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    Sources (38)

    • Phoebe Atkinson in entry for Henry Hales, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Phebe Jenkins in household of Arthur Jenkins, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Miss Phebe Hales, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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