Charles Roscoe Savage

Brief Life History of Charles Roscoe

When Charles Roscoe Savage was born on 16 August 1832, in Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Savage, was 33 and his mother, Anne Rogers, was 29. He married Anna Fenn Adkins on 24 June 1856, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Platte, Nebraska, United States in 1860 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 4 February 1909, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Charles Roscoe Savage
Anna Fenn Adkins
Marriage: 24 June 1856
Charles Stenhouse Savage
Roscoe Eddington Savage
Ralph Graham Savage
Annie Amelia Savage
George Lewis Savage
Fannie Maude Savage
Enos Hoge Savage
Luacine Annetta Savage
Ida May Savage
Lennie Louise Savage
Ray Thomas Savage

Sources (79)

  • Charles Savage, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Charles Savage, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Charles R. Savage, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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Historical Boundaries: 1848: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1868: Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Salt Lake, Utah, United States

1854 · The Crimean War

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.

Name Meaning

English: of Norman origin, a nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English and Old French salvage, sauvage ‘wild, untamed’ (from Late Latin salvaticus, literally ‘man of the woods’, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’ influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural). Compare French Sauvage .

Irish (Down): generally of English origin (it was taken to County Down in the 12th century), this name has also sometimes been adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Sabháin, the name of a small south Munster sept, which was earlier Anglicized as O'Savin (see Savin ).

Americanized form of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Savich and of Serbian Savić (see Savic ).

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

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