William Wallwork

22 July 1842–23 July 1921 (Age 79)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of William

When William Wallwork was born on 22 July 1842, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, William Wallwork, was 25 and his mother, Alice Greaves Hurst, was 23. He married Laura Lucinda Brown about 1870, in Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850 and Springville, Utah, Utah, United States in 1880. He registered for military service in 1865. He died on 23 July 1921, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Wallwork
Laura Lucinda Brown
Marriage: about 1870
Laura L. Wallwork
Estella Wallwork
Maude Wallwork
William Edward Wallwork

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1870Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 18
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    Age 21
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name of uncertain origin. Thomas de Wallerwork was living in Lancashire c. 1324. Throughout the Middle Ages English forms in -work alternate with ones in -worth, and the surname may derive from places in County Durham or Greater London called Walworth .

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

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    Sources (13)

    • Legacy NFS Source: William Wallwork - Government record: birth: 22 July 1842; Saint Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
    • Wm W Scovil in household of Lucius N Scovil, "United States Census, 1860"
    • William Wallwork in entry for Sella W Singelton, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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