Ann Margetts

27 December 1846–31 July 1913 (Age 66)
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Margetts was born on 27 December 1846, in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Lorenzo Margetts, was 26 and her mother, Susannah Bayliss Smart, was 24. She married James Finch Turner on 16 January 1864, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1851 and lived in West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 31 July 1913, in Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Midvale City Cemetery, Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Finch Turner
Ann Margetts
Marriage: 16 January 1864
James Thomas Turner
William Lorenzo Turner
Emma Turner
Henry Heber Turner
Brigham Turner
Stephen Turner
Elizabeth Ellen Turner
Joseph Edward Turner
Allis Mabel Turner
Hyrum Ike Turner
Ada Susanna Turner
Wilford Turner

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 January 1864Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 8
    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.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English (Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and Gloucestershire):variant of Margot , with post-medieval excrescent -s.variant of Margrett, from the Middle English female personal name Margaret, itself, via French, from Greek margaritēs ‘pearl’, with post-medieval excrescent -s and dissimilatory loss of -r-.

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

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    History of Thomas Margetts

    Born – 2 April 1819 – Woodstock, Oxford, England Killed by the Indians September 6, 1856 – on the plains on his way home from a mission to Italy. Married – Susannah Bayliss Smart – 7 July, 1845 – En …

    Sources (26)

    • 1870 Annie Turner in household of James Turner, "United States Census, 1870"
    • 1937 Ann Margetts for Son William Lorenzo Turner, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • 1880 Ann Turner in household of James Turner, "United States Census, 1880"

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