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
Alice Warburton
Marriage: 24 January 1850
Sophie Wilkinson Warburton Needham
Mary Alice Needham
John Alfred Warburton Needham
James Warburton Needham
William Armitage Needham
Martha Eliza Needham
George Henry Needham

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 January 1850Overton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    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.
    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.

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    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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