Susannah Eliza Woodward

13 February 1881–8 January 1947 (Age 65)
Orangeville, Emery, Utah, United States

The Life of Susannah Eliza

When Susannah Eliza Woodward was born on 13 February 1881, in Orangeville, Emery, Utah, United States, her father, James Comfort Woodward, was 28 and her mother, Eliza Barentsen, was 21. She married John Hyrum Taylor on 15 November 1899, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. She lived in Orangeville Election Precinct, Emery, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 8 January 1947, in Orangeville, Emery, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Orangeville, Emery, Utah, United States.

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John Hyrum Taylor
Susannah Eliza Woodward
Marriage: 15 November 1899

Spouse and Children

15 November 1899
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 15

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a forester employed to look after the trees and game in a forest, Middle English woodward (from the Old English elements mentioned at 2). 2. perhaps also from an Old English personal name Wuduweard, composed of the elements wudu ‘wood’ + weard ‘guardian’, ‘protector’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Suannah E Taylor in household of John H Taylor, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Susanna E Taylor in household of John H Taylor, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sushanna Taylor in household of John H Taylor, "United States Census, 1930"

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