Lucy Ellen Heaps

4 March 1868–29 July 1949 (Age 81)
Swallow Hill in Darton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Lucy Ellen

When Lucy Ellen Heaps was born on 4 March 1868, in Swallow Hill in Darton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Henry Heaps, was 35 and her mother, Susannah Turner, was 35. She married Joseph Seth Barney on 14 November 1883, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Escalante, Garfield, Utah, United States in 1935 and Escalante Election Precinct, Garfield, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 29 July 1949, in Duchesne, Duchesne, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Escalante Cemetery, Escalante, Garfield, Utah, United States.

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Joseph Seth Barney
Lucy Ellen Heaps
Marriage: 14 November 1883
Lillis Ellen Barney
John Henry Barney
Malene Barney
Rose Ellen Barney
Alcea Barney
Royal Barney
Angus M Barney
Ray Arnold Barney
Wilford Barney
Ruth Barney

Spouse and Children

14 November 1883
St. George, Washington, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 16

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 28

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.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): variant of Heap .

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

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Story Highlight

Joseph Seth Barney

Joseph Seth Barney was born in Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois on 17 August 1845. He moved to Salt Lake City from Council Bluffs, Iowa in 1851 with his father's family. In Salt Lake City his father …

Sources (3)

  • Lucy Ellen Heaps Barney, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Lucy E Heaps in household of Henry Heaps, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lucy Barney, "United States Census, 1940"

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