Elizabeth Heaton

4 March 1849–24 October 1924 (Age 75)
Thornhill, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Heaton was born on 4 March 1849, in Thornhill, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Jonas Heaton, was 46 and her mother, Ann Richardson, was 43. She married William Fayle on 11 August 1866, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Wellsville, Cache, Utah, United States in 1880 and Medicine Lodge, Clark, Idaho, United States in 1910. She died on 24 October 1924, in Dubois, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Fayle
Elizabeth Heaton
Marriage: 11 August 1866
Thomas H. Fayle
John H. Fayle
William Heaton Fayle
Anna Elizabeth Fayle
Sarah Martha Fayle
Esther Mary Fayle
Margaret Fayle
Raymond Heaton Fayle Sr.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 August 1866Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened
    Age 14
    The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 21
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from any of various places called with Old English hēah ‘high’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’: Heaton (Yorkshire, Northumberland); Heaton Norris, Heaton under Horwich, Heaton with Oxcliffe, Great Heaton, Little Heaton (all Lancashire); Capheaton, Kirkheaton (Northumberland); Cleckheaton, Hanging Heaton, Kirkheaton (Yorkshire). This surname was taken to Ireland in the mid 17th century, and within Ireland is now mainly found in Ulster.

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

    Story Highlight

    Elizabeth Heaton in ELLIS FAMILY HISTORY by M Eugene Ellis 1982

    The mother of Elizabeth (Daisy) Fayle who married Ted D Ellis was Elizabeth Heaton, born on 4 March 1848 at Dewsbury, Yorkshire, England. Her parents were Jonas Heaton and Ann Richardson Heaton. Eliz …

    Sources (41)

    • Elizabeth Heaton in household of Ann Heaton, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Elizabeth Heaton in entry for Thomas Fayle, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Elizabeth Fayle, "United States Census, 1910"

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