Margaret Sant

27 February 1844–13 June 1880 (Age 36)
Middlewich, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Margaret

When Margaret Sant was born on 27 February 1844, in Middlewich, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Sant, was 33 and her mother, Mary Shaw, was 31. She married Charles Williams on 21 October 1861, in Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Runcorn, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Cache, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 13 June 1880, in Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Treasureton, Franklin, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Williams
1831–1912
Margaret Sant
1844–1880
Marriage: 21 October 1861
Charles Williams Jr
1863–1914
Mary Jane Williams
1865–1962
Fannie Eliza Williams
1868–1957
Margaret Williams
1870–1933
Catherine Williams
1872–1946
Elizabeth Williams
1874–1957
Thomas James Williams
1876–1947
Martha Ellen Williams
1878–1923

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 October 1861Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1846
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 10
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1863
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Indian Krishan, Anagha, Anjali, Arvind, Deepak, Milind, Nilima, Ravindra, Sanjeev, Sanjiv, Vasudev.English (Cheshire and Staffordshire): variant of Saint .Italian (northeastern): variant of Santo .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Saint

    Story Highlight

    Taken from the history of Charles Williams

    In the spring of 1860 he (Charles)was asked to help settle northern Utah so he traded the forty acres he had at Bountiful for an old wagon and proceeded on up to Smithfield. There he helped to build …

    Sources (35)

    • Margaret Sant in entry for Catherine Howell, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Margaret Williams in household of Charles Williams, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Margaret Sant in entry for Mary Jane Williams Clifford, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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