Arthur Saxton Sr

26 February 1871–21 February 1937 (Age 65)
Hull, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Arthur

When Arthur Saxton Sr was born on 26 February 1871, in Hull, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Albert Saxton, was 35 and his mother, Maria Gelder, was 32. He married Maretta Jones on 20 March 1899, in Fremont, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1885 and lived in Kingston upon Hull Holy Trinity, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died on 21 February 1937, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Rigby Pioneer Cemetery, Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Saxton Sr
1871–1937
Maretta Jones
1879–1917
Marriage: 20 March 1899
Maretta Saxton
1901–1921
Elizabeth Saxton Clark
1902–1979
Dora Ann Saxton
1907–1974
Pearl Saxton
1910–1910

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 March 1899
Fremont, Idaho, United States
children

(4)

    Female1901–1921Female

    Elizabeth Saxton Clark

    Female1902–1979Female

    Female1907–1974Female

    Pearl Saxton

    Female1910–1910Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    George Newcomb Saxton

    Male1858–1910Male

    Female1860–1950Female

    Female1863–1943Female

    Hannah Mariah Saxton

    Female1865–Female

    Mary Saxton

    Female1869–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1884

Age 13

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1884

Age 13

Historical Boundaries - 1884: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States; 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States; 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States; 1893: Fremont, Idaho, United States; 1913: Jefferson, Idaho, United States
1890

Age 19

Idaho is the 43rd state.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: Sax, Sax, and tun, town, house, meaning home of Sax

Sources (3)

  • Arthur Saxton in household of John Saxton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Arthur Saxton in household of John Saxton, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Arthur Saxton, "United States Census, 1900"

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