Ann Hough

27 June 1794–1 February 1869 (Age 74)
Mifflin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Hough was born on 27 June 1794, in Mifflin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Jonathan Hough, was 47 and her mother, Ann Michener Barton, was 38. She married George Carson on 17 February 1817, in Mifflin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. She died on 1 February 1869, in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Hyde Park Cemetery, Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Carson
Ann Hough
Marriage: 17 February 1817
William Huff Carson
John Carson Sr
Jonathan Carson
Elizabeth Ann Carson
George Carson, Jr.
David Carson
Washington Carson
Mary Ann Carson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 February 1817Mifflin, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 6
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital
    Age 18
    Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 25
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire and Cheshire): from Middle English hoʒ, Old English hōh ‘heel, spur of land, ridge’. The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived by such a feature, or habitational, from a place so named, such as Hough in Cheshire. This name has the same origin as Howe : Hough is from the nominative case (Old English hōh), while Howe from the dative singular. See also Howes .Irish: variant of Haugh .

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

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    Story Highlight

    The deaths of George and Washington Carson

    THE TINTIC WAR AND THE DEATHS OF GEORGE AND WASHINGTON CARSON Lynn R. Carson (June 9, 1979) PREFACE This booklet about the deaths of George and Washington Car …

    Sources (49)

    • George Carson, "United States Census, 1820" family of 4 and 2 in-laws in Wayne, Mifflin, Pennsylvania
    • Ann Hough in entry for David H. Carson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • George Carson, "United States Census, 1830"

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