Margaret Ann Peterson

20 March 1870–14 November 1926 (Age 56)
Peterson, Morgan, Utah, United States

The Life of Margaret Ann

When Margaret Ann Peterson was born on 20 March 1870, in Peterson, Morgan, Utah, United States, her father, Alma Patten Peterson, was 20 and her mother, Margaret Matilda Green, was 16. She married Levi Barrass Butterfield on 17 December 1890, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Almy, Uinta, Wyoming, United States for about 10 years and Cowley, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States in 1920. She died on 14 November 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Taylorsville Memorial Park Cemetery, Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Barrass Butterfield
1869–1913
Margaret Ann Peterson
1870–1926
Marriage: 17 December 1890
Robert Levi Butterfield
1891–1918
Margaret Ellen Butterfield
1893–1979
Mary Butterfield
1895–1942
Myrtle Irene Butterfield
1898–1979
Daniel (Lester) Butterfield
1900–1900
Mabel Butterfield
1902–1990
William Butterfield
1904–1904
Edna Grace Butterfield
1906–1966
Clarence Frank Butterfield
1908–1978
Phyllis Laura Butterfield
1912–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 December 1890
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872

Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1872: Uinta, Wyoming Territory, United States; 1890: Unita, Wyoming, United States
1886

Age 16

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and German: patronymic from Peter .2 Americanized form of similar surnames of non-English origin (such as Petersen , or Swedish Pettersson).3 In VT, there are Petersons who were originally called by the French name Beausoleil ; in some documentation this was translated fairly literally as Prettysun, which was then assimilated to Peterson.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Butterfield in household of Olive P Lester, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Margaret A Peterson in household of Alma Peterson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Annie Butterfield, "United States Census, 1900"

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