Samuel Wilkinson

2 September 1854–24 September 1880 (Age 26)
Bradford, Yorkshire, England

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Wilkinson was born on 2 September 1854, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, his father, Charles William Wilkinson, was 41 and his mother, Sarah Ann Mercer, was 38. He lived in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 24 September 1880, in Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 26, and was buried in Hoytsville Cemetery, Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles William Wilkinson
1813–1880
Sarah Ann Mercer
1815–1881
William Charles Wilkinson
1834–1914
Moses Wilkinson Sr
1837–1899
Sarah Alice Wilkinson
1839–1924
Mary Wilkinson
1842–1928
John Mormon Wilkinson
1844–1932
Martha Ann Wilkinson
1847–1935
Joseph Wilkinson
1849–1904
Sarah Wilkinson
1850–
Emma Jane Wilkinson
1852–1910
Samuel Wilkinson
1854–1880
Elizabeth Ann Wilkinson
1857–1860
Sarah Ann Wilkinson
1866–

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World Events (6)

1863
Age 9
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened
Age 9
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 16
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: patronymic (‘son of Wilkin’) from Wilkin . Compare Wilkerson .

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

Possible Related Names

Wilkin
Wilkerson
Wilkenson
Wilkison

Sources (9)

  • Samuel Wilkinson in household of Sarah Wilkinson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Samuel Wilkinson in household of Charles Wilkinson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Samuel Wilkinson, "New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1891"

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