Elizabeth Hodson

20 January 1836–17 February 1917 (Age 81)
Penwortham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Hodson was born on 20 January 1836, in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Hodson, was 28 and her mother, Maria Giller, was 21. She married Joseph Smith Allen on 21 December 1858, in Layton, Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Marriott, Weber, Utah, United States in 1880 and West Weber, Weber, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 17 February 1917, in Marriott-Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Smith Allen
Elizabeth Hodson
Marriage: 21 December 1858
Joseph Hyrum Allen
Elizabeth Ann Allen
John William Allen
Sarah Jane Allen
Mary Maria Allen
James Dickson Allen
Isaac Thomas Allen
Minnie Allen
Margaret Amelia Allen
Archie G. Allen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 December 1858Layton, Davis, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch
    Age 2
    On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.
    Age 7
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers
    Age 23
    The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

    Name Meaning

    English:variant of Hudson .patronymic from the Middle English personal name Hod(e), a variant of Ode, + -son. See Ott and Oates .

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

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    Sources (24)

    • Elizabeth Allen in household of Joseph Allen, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Elizabeth Hudson in entry for Joseph Hyrum Allen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Elizabeth Allen in household of Joseph Allen, "United States Census, 1910"

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