Christina McAuslan

17 July 1838–25 August 1869 (Age 31)
Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire, Scotland

The Life Summary of Christina

When Christina McAuslan was born on 17 July 1838, in Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, her father, Peter McAuslan, was 37 and her mother, Elizabeth "Betsy" Adamson, was 37. She married Joseph Gaskell Romney on 11 January 1857, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1853. She died on 25 August 1869, in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 31, and was buried in Coalville Cemetery, Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Gaskell Romney
1838–1888
Christina McAuslan
1838–1869
Marriage: 11 January 1857
Joseph McCauslin Romney
1858–1917
Elizabeth Rowena McCauslin Romney
1859–1916
Helena McCauslin Romney
1862–1862
Miles McCauslin Romney
1863–1863

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 January 1857Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (3)

    1846
    Age 8
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1863
    Age 25
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 25
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish Gaelic: see McCausland .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

    Possible Related Names

    McCausland

    Sources (31)

    • Christina Romney in household of Joseph Romney, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Unknown Mac Auslia in entry for Joseph Mac Auslia Romney, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Christina McCauslin - Church record: Marriage record or certificate: birth: 7 July 1838; ,Lancashire, England

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