Sarah Marie Ipson

13 March 1860–10 June 1948 (Age 88)
Manti, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Sarah Marie

When Sarah Marie Ipson was born on 13 March 1860, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, her father, Neils Peter Ipson, was 26 and her mother, Georgine Marie Kjøller, was 31. She married James Henry Riley on 15 June 1877, in St. George, Washington, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Nevada, United States in 1870. She died on 10 June 1948, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Mark Woolsey
Sarah Marie Ipson
Marriage: 8 December 1892
Mark Woolsey
Karl Perry Woolsey Sr
Myrtle Mary Woolsey
Georgina Woolsey
Rodney Woolsey
Roy Woolsey

Spouse and Children

8 December 1892
Manti, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 3

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 36

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: probably a variant of Ibson, a metronymic from the female personal name Ibb, a reduced form of Isabel ( see Isabell ) or a patronymic from the same name as a reduced form of the personal name Ilbert ( see Hilbert ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah R Woolsey in household of David M Woolsey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sarah R Woolsey in household of David M Woolsey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sarah R Wolsey in household of David M Wolsey, "United States Census, 1910"

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