Ann Grinney

16 October 1832–5 April 1917 (Age 84)
Shillingford, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Grinney was born on 16 October 1832, in Shillingford, Devon, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Grinney, was 39 and her mother, Mary Ann Nott, was 45. She married William Bowden Sr on 10 August 1853, in Devon, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Tiverton, Devon, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Fairview, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1910. She died on 5 April 1917, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Bowden Sr
Ann Grinney
Marriage: 10 August 1853
Emma Bowden
Mary Ann Bowden
Mariah Elizabeth Bowden
Elizabeth Ann Bowden
Sarah Jane Bowden
William Bowden Jr
Benjamin John Bowden
Joseph Bowden
George Henry Bowden
Priscilla Abigail Bowden
Thomas Robert Bowden
Rachel Ann Bowden

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 August 1853Devon, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1851 · Brigham City is Settled
    Age 19
    In 1851, Brigham City is settled and named after Brigham Young.
    Age 31
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: probably a variant of Grundy .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Ann Grinney Bowden

    Ann Grinney Bowden Birth 16 Oct 1832 Devon, England Death 5 Apr 1917 (aged 84) Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah, USA Burial Brigham City Cemetery Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah, USA Show …

    Sources (42)

    • Ann Bowden in household of William Bowden, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Ann Grinny in entry for Rachel Bowden Johnston, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Ann Grinny, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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