Amos Wagstaff

4 April 1850–9 August 1931 (Age 81)
Northill, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Amos

When Amos Wagstaff was born on 4 April 1850, in Northill, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Wagstaff, was 29 and his mother, Lucy Maria Webb, was 30. He married Susannah Proctor on 8 June 1874, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 9 August 1931, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amos Wagstaff
1850–1931
Susannah Proctor
1857–1930
Marriage: 8 June 1874
Susanna Wagstaff
1875–1955
Mary Jane Wagstaff
1877–1916
Ada Wagstaff
1878–1959
Fannie WAGSTAFF
1881–1962
Lucy May Wagstaff
1884–1968
Robert Amos Wagstaff
1886–1948
Lola Proctor Wagstaff
1890–1979
Arthur Leon Wagstaff
1896–1962

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 June 1874Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · St. George's Hall
    Age 4
    In 1854, St. George's Hall was completed. The site that it sits on is were the Liverpool Infirmary was previously located. The hall was built for entertainment.
    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.
    1878 · Bacup Natural History Society
    Age 28
    The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

    Name Meaning

    Anglo-Saxon: Wæg, a balance, and stæf a staff, stick, pole, meaning a balance pole

    Story Highlight

    SHORT SKETCH OF THE LIFE OF AMOS WAGSTAFF

    SHORT SKETCH OF THE LIFE OF AMOS WAGSTAFF Amos Wagstaff, son of Samuel and Lucy Mariah Webb, was born April 4, 1850, in Caldicot, Bedfordshire, England, the fourth child of a family of nine children. …

    Sources (38)

    • Amos Wagstaff, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Amos Wagstaff in entry for Milton Olton Anderson and Fannie Lowe, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Amos Wagstaff in entry for Arthur Leon Wagstaff, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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