Martha Lane

18 October 1816–30 August 1860 (Age 43)
Freshwater, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England

The Life Summary of Martha

When Martha Lane was born on 18 October 1816, in Freshwater, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England, her father, William Lane, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Parish, was 24. She married William Theobald on 14 July 1842, in Freshwater, Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 30 August 1860, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Theobald
1813–1895
Martha Lane
1816–1860
Marriage: 14 July 1842
Drucilla Theobald
1842–1916
Arthur Theobald
1844–1890
Clara Theobald
1846–1923
George Theobald
1848–1942
Ruth Theobald
1850–1926
Martha Theobald
1853–1858
John Theobald
1855–1855
Elizabeth Theobald
1857–1926
Frances Lane Theobald
1859–1933
Son Stillborn Theobald
1860–1860

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 July 1842Freshwater, Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 3
    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. 
    1823
    Age 7
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    1830
    Age 14
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived in a lane, from Middle English, Old English lane, originally a narrow way between fences or hedges, later used to denote any narrow pathway, including one between houses in a town.Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Laighin ‘descendant of Laighean’, a byname meaning ‘spear or javelin’.Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Luain ‘descendant of Luan’, a byname meaning ‘warrior’, formerly Anglicized as O'Loan. See also Lamb .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Loynes
    Lene
    Loan
    Leen
    Looney
    Layne
    Lones
    Lanes
    Lamb
    Lain
    Lone

    Story Highlight

    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM THEOBALD

    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM THEOBALD I, William Theobald, born at Freshwater, Isle of Wight, England, March 31, 1813. My Father's name was John Theobald, who was born in Feversham, Kent, England, in t …

    Sources (53)

    • Bessie Perrish in entry for Clara Shaw, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"
    • Martha Theobald in household of William Theobald, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Martha in entry for John Theobald, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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