Mary Ann Wallwork

15 January 1840–18 January 1873 (Age 33)
Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Wallwork was born on 15 January 1840, in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Wallwork, was 23 and her mother, Alice Greaves Hurst, was 20. She married James Earlton Haws about 1855, in Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 18 January 1873, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Earlton Haws
Mary Ann Wallwork
Marriage: about 1855
Mary Alice Haws
James Earlton Haws
John Masters Hawes
Martha Emily Haws
Eliza Rebecca Haws

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  • Marriage
    about 1855Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1841 · The Nauvoo Legion
    Age 1
    In 1841, the Nauvoo Legion was organized. It was a group of men formed to protect the people of Nauvoo but also fought in different wars. Joseph Smith was the Lieutenant General of this group. Other leaders included Brigham Young, John C. Bennett, and others. They were part of the Illinois Mormon War (1844-1846), Mexican-American War (March of California, Capture of Tucson), Indian Wars (Battle Creek Massacre, Battle of Fort Utah, Walker War, Ute Black Hawk War, Mountain Meadows Massacre), American Civil War, and Morrisite War. The Legion was disbanded in 1887.
    Age 3
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1850 · Tornado Finishes off the Temple
    Age 10
    On May 27, 1850, a tornado came through Nauvoo and took the remaining outer walls of the temple. It was the most frightful thing the city had witnessed. Not just a tornado but also lightening, thunder, wind, hail and rain assailed the spot. Over time what was not destroyed by the storm crumbled until only a small amount was left.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name of uncertain origin. Thomas de Wallerwork was living in Lancashire c. 1324. Throughout the Middle Ages English forms in -work alternate with ones in -worth, and the surname may derive from places in County Durham or Greater London called Walworth .

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

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    Sources (25)

    • Mary Wallwork in household of William Wallwork, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Unknown in entry for Emily Norton Neild, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Mary A Haws in household of Jas Haws, "United States Census, 1860"

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