William Street

11 June 1843–27 June 1881 (Age 38)
Burton on Trent St Modwen, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William

When William Street was born on 11 June 1843, in Burton on Trent St Modwen, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Street III, was 25 and his mother, Mary Hannah Bates, was 21. He married Ann Kay on 23 January 1873, in Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Hammerwich, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 27 June 1881, in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Street
Ann Kay
Marriage: 23 January 1873
Mary Hannah Street
Elizabeth Street
William Thomas Street
Alice Ann Street

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 January 1873Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 11
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries: 1862: Holt, Nebraska Territory, United States 1867: Holt, Nebraska, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English stret(e) ‘street, Roman road’ (Old English strǣt). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived in the main street of a village or town or by a Roman road, or habitational, from a place so named, such as Street (Kent, Herefordshire, Somerset), Street on the Fosse (Somerset), Strete in Blackawton (Devon), Strete Raleigh in Whimple (Devon), or Streat (Sussex). In the Middle Ages the word at first denoted a Roman road but later also came to denote the main street in a town or village.Americanized form (translation into English) of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Strasser and a number of other surnames with similar meaning.Americanized form of Jewish (from Morocco) Chetrit: perhaps from the Arabic verbal root shṭr ‘to become skillful, dexterous, astute’. The exact origin of the suffix –it is unclear.

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

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    Story Highlight


    ANN KAY STREET Ann Kay Street was born 31 December 1858 at Bolton, Lancashire, England She died May 1930 at Midway, Wasatch, Utah Arrived in Echo Canyon, Utah the fall of 1866. The company Capta …

    Sources (11)

    • William Street in household of Thomas Street, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • William Street, "Wyoming Marriages, 1869-1923"
    • William Street in entry for Elizabeth Edwards, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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