Edward Cuthbert

15 January 1815–21 December 1868 (Age 53)
Templecorran, County Antrim, Ireland

The Life Summary of Edward

When Edward Cuthbert was born on 15 January 1815, in Templecorran, County Antrim, Ireland, his father, Campbell Cuthbert, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth, was 22. He married Susan McGee on 21 July 1843, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 21 December 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in B'Nai Israel Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Edward Cuthbert
Susan McGee
Marriage: 21 July 1843
Edward Cuthbert
William Henry Cuthbert
John Alexander Cuthbert Sr
Campbell Cuthbert
Eliza Jane Cuthbert
Susan Cuthbert
Joseph Cuthbert

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 July 1843Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
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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. 
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 5
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 15
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Cudbert, Old English Cuthbeorht, composed of the elements cūth ‘famous, well known’ + beorht ‘bright, famous’. The name was borne by a 7th-century Christian saint, bishop of Hexham and later of Lindisfarne, and remained popular because of his cult throughout the Middle Ages, especially in northern England and the lowlands of Scotland.Scottish: variant of Coubrough, an Anglicized and shortened form of McCoubrey , from Scottish Gaelic Mac Cuithbreith ‘son of Cuthbert’ (see 1 above).

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

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    Sources (40)

    • Edward Cuthbert, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Edwd in entry for Wm Henry Cuthbert, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Edward Cuthbert, "United States Census, 1850"

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