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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Worthy Franklin Bridges
Sarah Elizabeth Robison
Marriage: about 1862
John Worthy Bridges
William Franklin Bridges
Albert Henry Bridges
Charles L Bridges
Laroy Bridges
George Bridges
Robert Bridges
James Louis Bridges
Lewis Bridges
Sarah Elizabeth Bridges
Rosetta Adaline Bridges
Almon Bridges
Pearl Bridges

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  • Marriage
    about 1862Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    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
    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.

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    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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