Ellen Peet

18 February 1823–25 December 1880 (Age 57)
Newburgh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ellen

When Ellen Peet was born on 18 February 1823, in Newburgh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Peet, was 26 and her mother, Margaret Stanning, was 26. She married Henry Isherwood on 28 January 1849, in Toxteth Park, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 25 December 1880, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Michael Holden
Ellen Peet
Marriage: 23 September 1851
William Holden
Nephi Peet Holden
Margaret Ellen Holden
William Victor Holden
Thomas James Holden
Anna Holden

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 September 1851Morgan, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 2
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1825 · Museum of Lancashire
    Age 2
    The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
    1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842
    Age 19
    The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): from a pet form of the personal name Peter .Dutch: relationship name or nickname from Middle Dutch pete ‘godfather, godmother’, or ‘godchild’.Altered form of French Pitre .

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

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    Sources (34)

    • Ellen Holden in household of Michel Holden, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Ellen Teet in entry for William Victor Holden and Mary Brockett, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
    • Ellen in entry for Margaret E Parker, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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