Alice Warburton

10 March 1826–10 May 1883 (Age 57)
Daresbury, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Alice

When Alice Warburton was born on 10 March 1826, in Daresbury, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Warburton, was 25 and her mother, Martha Wilkinson, was 21. She married James Needham Jr on 24 January 1850, in Overton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Frodsham, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1850 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 10 May 1883, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Needham Jr
1826–1890
Alice Warburton
1826–1883
Marriage: 24 January 1850
Sophie Wilkinson Warburton Needham
1851–1851
Mary Alice Needham
1853–1915
John Alfred Warburton Needham
1854–1854
James Warburton Needham
1856–1856
William Armitage Needham
1858–1925
Martha Eliza Needham
1861–1899
George Henry Needham
1862–1862

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 January 1850Overton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830
    Age 4
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 7
    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
    1843
    Age 17
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from a place in Greater Manchester (formerly in Cheshire) called Warburton, from the Old English female personal name Wǣrburg (composed of the elements wǣr ‘pledge’ + burh ‘fortress’) + Old English tūn ‘farmstead, estate’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Warbritton
    Warbington

    Story Highlight

    Alice Warburton History

    Needham, Alice Warburton LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jenson, Vol. 2, p.419 Needham, Alice Warburton, wife of James Needham was born March 10,1826 in Daresbury. Cheshire, England t …

    Sources (25)

    • Alice Nudham in household of James Nudham, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Alice in entry for Geo Henry Needham, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Alice Needham in household of James Needham, "United States Census, 1860"

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