Sarah Elizabeth Robison

15 May 1847–9 August 1936 (Age 89)
Winter Quarters, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Robison was born on 15 May 1847, in Winter Quarters, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, William Henry Robison, was 44 and her mother, Elizabeth Squire, was 44. She married Worthy Franklin Bridges about 1862, in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Davis, Utah, United States in 1850. She died on 9 August 1936, in Elsinore, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Joseph Cemetery, Joseph, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Worthy Franklin Bridges
1840–1911
Sarah Elizabeth Robison
1847–1936
Marriage: about 1862
John Worthy Bridges
1863–1940
William Franklin Bridges
1865–1916
Albert Henry Bridges
1867–1941
Charles L Bridges
1869–1869
Laroy Bridges
1871–1939
George Bridges
1873–1896
Robert Bridges
1875–
James Louis Bridges
1877–1924
Lewis Bridges
1877–1896
Sarah Elizabeth Bridges
1880–1963
Rosetta Adaline Bridges
1882–1973
Almon Bridges
1885–1926
Pearl Bridges
1890–1968

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1862Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    World Events (8)

    1850
    Age 3
    Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
    1863
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 25
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: variant of Robson or else a shortened form of Robertson or Robinson .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Robson
    Robeson

    Story Highlight

    Biography of Sarah Elizabeth ROBISON

    WORTHY AND SARAH ELIZABETH ROBISON BRIDGES Sarah Elizabeth Robison Bridges was born May 15, 1847, in Florence, Missouri, daughter of William Henry and Sarah Elizabeth Sqars Robison (Aunt Betsy …

    Sources (39)

    • Sarah E Bridges in household of Samuel Utley, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Sarah E. Robison in entry for Almon Bridges, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Sarie L Bridges in household of Marion H Seguine, "United States Census, 1920"

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