Ellen Flatt

13 January 1853–20 August 1914 (Age 61)
Huntingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ellen

When Ellen Flatt was born on 13 January 1853, in Huntingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, Jonathan Flatt, was 35 and her mother, Alethea Aldred, was 28. She married Robert Reeder on 15 April 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Wissett, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died on 20 August 1914, in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Reeder
1837–1917
Ellen Flatt
1853–1914
Marriage: 15 April 1872
Virginia May Reeder
1873–1901
Aletha Ellen Reeder
1875–1905
Nettie Elizabeth Reeder
1877–1973
Hattie Vilate Reeder
1880–1963
Jonathan Flatt Reeder
1882–1976
Edna Reeder
1885–1901
Moses Flatt Reeder
1889–1960
Florence Reeder
1891–1944
Golden Flatt Reeder
1894–1962

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 April 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1854 · St. George's Hall
    Age 1
    In 1854, St. George's Hall was completed. The site that it sits on is were the Liverpool Infirmary was previously located. The hall was built for entertainment.
    1863
    Age 10
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 17
    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 (mainly East Anglia): topographic name for someone who lived on a flat, a patch of level or low-lying ground, from Middle English flat ‘level ground, plain’ (Old Norse flatr).South German: variant of Flath 2.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Flath
    Flatter

    Story Highlight

    Robert Reeder was the son of David Reeder and traveled with the Willie Handcart Company.

    Robert Came to America on the ship THORNTON which left Liverpool, England, on 4 May 1856 and arrived in New York, New York, on 14 Jun 1856. The church leader was James G. Willie. The following peopl …

    Sources (22)

    • Ellen Flatt in household of Mary Ann Aldred, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Ellen Scott in entry for Aletha Ruder Bouen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Ellen Reeder in household of Robert Reeder, "United States Census, 1910"

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