Rebecca Daniels Brown

30 November 1850–3 November 1916 (Age 65)
Gorton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Rebecca Daniels

When Rebecca Daniels Brown was born on 30 November 1850, in Gorton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Daniels Brown, was 39 and her mother, Margaret Dunhill Parkinson, was 39. She married Noah Wardle on 25 July 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 5 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1864 and lived in Farr West, Weber, Utah, United States in 1900 and Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 3 November 1916, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Noah Wardle
1841–1898
Rebecca Daniels Brown
1850–1916
Marriage: 25 July 1868
Ralph Wardle
1869–1942
Susan Wardle
1870–1949
Sarah Jane Wardle
1872–1933
William Bonas Wardle
1874–1932
Charles Austin Wardle
1876–1876
Allen Charlesworth Wardle
1877–1942
Stella Rebecca Wardle
1879–1952
Joseph Hyrum Wardle
1881–1881
Esther Wardle
1881–1955
George Sherwood Wardle
1883–1948
Thomas Richard Wardle
1885–1942
May Elizabeth Wardle
1888–1942
James Ezra Wardle
1890–1944
Stanley Albert Wardle
1892–1960

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 July 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (16)

    +11 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 4
    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.
    1858 · Halle Orchestra Give First Performance
    Age 8
    The Hallé Orchestra named after Charles Hallé became a permanent orchestra when they played for the first time on January 30, 1858, in the Free Trade Hall. The orchestra fell on hard times in 1861 and performed only two concerts. From 1899-1911 Hans Richter directed the orchestra.
    1876 · The Manchester Man is Published
    Age 26
    The Manchester Man was written by British author Isabella Banks. When it was first published in 1876, it came out in three volumes. It follows the life of Jabez Clegg who was left orphaned by a severe storm that caused flooding. He made his way up the social ladder and changed his life.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, and Irish: generally a nickname referring to the color of the hair or complexion, Middle English br(o)un, from Old English brūn or Old French brun. This word is occasionally found in Old French, Middle English and Old Norse as a personal name or byname (Middle English personal name Brun, Broun, ancient Germanic Bruno, Old English Brūn, or possibly Old Norse Brúnn or Brúni). Brun- was also an ancient Germanic name-forming element. Some instances of Old English Brūn as a personal name may therefore be short forms of compound names such as Brūngar, Brūnwine, etc. As a Scottish and Irish name, it sometimes represents a translation of Gaelic Donn (see below). Brown (including in the senses below) is the fourth most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans and Native Americans (see also 5 below).Irish and Scottish: adopted for Ó Duinn (see Dunn ) or for any of the many Irish and Scottish Gaelic names containing the element donn ‘brown-haired’ (also meaning ‘chieftain’), for example Donahue .Irish: phonetic Anglicization of Mac an Bhreitheamhnaigh; see Breheny .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Dunn
    Brunson
    Browning
    Browne
    Burnett
    Erjavec
    Borron
    Broun

    Story Highlight

    Rebecca Brown Wardle

    Rebecca Brown Wardle, daughter of Richard Daniels Brown and Margaret Parkinson, was born November 30, 1850 in Gorton, Lancashire, England. She was a twin to Thomas Daniels Brown. When she was eight …

    Sources (30)

    • Rebecca Brown, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Rebecca Brown in entry for May Elizabeth Urry, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Rebecca Brown in household of Richard Brown, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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