Eliza Mousley

4 September 1857–
Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Eliza

When Eliza Mousley was born on 4 September 1857, in Utah, United States, her father, Thomas Eastwick Mousley, was 32 and her mother, Catherine Theresa Pierce, was 31. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1857 and lived in Leavenworth, Kansas, United States in 1865.

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Thomas Eastwick Mousley
Catherine Theresa Pierce
Howard E Mousley
Mary Anna Mousley
Eliza Mousley
Jane Mousley
William Mousley

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World Events (8)

Age 4
Kansas is the 34th state
1861 · Kansas Enters the Union
Age 4
On January 29, 1861, Kansas entered the Union as a free state, making it the 34th state.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 33
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Moseley or of Mowsley, a habitational name from Mowsley in Leicestershire. The placename derives from Old English mūs ‘mouse’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. There has probably been confusion between the two surnames.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eliza Mousley in household of Thos E Mousley, "Kansas State Census, 1865"
  • [child] Mousley, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Journal of Sarah Maria Mousley Cannon

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