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Eliza Jane Bates[1]

Female 1826 - 1891  (65 years)


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  • Name Eliza Jane Bates 
    Born 18 Jan 1826  Hetwell, near Dudley Hall, Stafford, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850  Utah (Utah Territory), USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1850

    Gilbert H. Rolfe, 30, plasterer, born in Maine. Eliza Jan, 26, born in England. Children: Samuel, 7, born in Illinois; Mary Ann, 5, born in Iowa; Lidia, 2, born in Utah. Value of real estate owned $75. Next door to John and Lydia Stewart; Simeon and Dorcas Andres; 3 doors down from Samuel and Elizabeth Rolfe (56 and 49, respectively) 
    Age: 26 
    Census 5 Aug 1860  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1860

    Utah, Salt Lake, Salt Lake Territory, Salt Lake Post Office, 5 Aug 1860, page 242, Dwelling 1757, Family 153

    Gilbert H. Rolfe, 40, farmer, born in Maine. Eliza J., 36, born in England. Children: Samuel J., 16, born in Illinois; Mary Ann, 14, born in Iowa; Lydia R., 11, born in Utah; Charles G, 9, born in California; Ianthus J, 7, born in California; Maria L, 5, born in California; Clarris J, 1, born in Utah. Value of real estate $0; value of personal property $80. Samuel and Mary Ann are attending school. Next door to Matthew and Isabella Mansfield; Richard Hensley.  
    Age: 36 
    Census 5 Sep 1870  Fairfield, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1870

    Utah, Utah, Fair Field, Fair Field Post Office, 5 Sep 1870, page 1, Dwelling 2, Family 2

    Gilbert Rolfe, 50, laborer, born in Maine. Eliza, 47, keeping house, born in England. Children: Charles, 19, laborer, born in California; Ianthus, 17, at home, born in California; Maria, 14, at home, born in California; William, 7, at home, born in Utah; Adella, 5, at home, born in Utah. Also noted is John Collins, age 4, born in Utah. Ianthus is attending school. Value of real estate is $100; value of person property is $150. Next door to William Emily Carson; Charles and Sophia Hardie  
    Age: 47 
    Census 5 Jun 1880  Park City, Summit, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1880

    Utah, Summit, Park City Precinct, SD #1, ED #74, page 17, Dwelling # 166, Family 185

    Gilbert Rofle, 60, plasterer, born in Maine. Eliza, 53, wife, born in England, keeping house. Children: William, 18, laborer, born in Utah; Franklin, 15, laborer, born in Utah. Gilbert has been unemployed for 4 months of the census year. Gilbert's parents are born in Maine; Eliza's parents are born in England. Next door to Thopholus and Mariah Robey; H.M. and Delilah Stevens; 2 doors down from Samuel and Elizabeth (Bates) Rolfe and children: Elizabeth, Frank, and Katie.  
    Age: 53 
    Died 01 Apr 1891  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Midway Cemetery, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Elizabeth Jane Bates Rolfe
    Elizabeth Jane Bates Rolfe
    Person ID I302  clanSoren | FRS101
    Last Modified 8 Nov 2014 

    Father Joseph W Bates,   b. Abt 1803, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1833  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Mary Ann Harris Married: 2x2x ,   b. 30 Dec 1805, Bentahll, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1852, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 20 Aug 1820  Sutton-Maddock, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F179  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Gilbert Hathaway Rolfe,   b. 25 Aug 1818, Rumford, Oxford, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1911, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 6 Jan 1842  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Per Marriages in the Nauvoo Region, 1839-1845, their marriage occurred on 6 February 1842.
      Excerpt as follow:

      Bates, Eliza Jane
      Born: 18 January 1826 in Hetwell, near Dudley Hall, Stafford, England
      Daughter of Joseph Bates and Mary Ann Harris
      Married: 6 February 1842 to Gilbert Hathaway Rolfe at Nauvoo by Erastus H. Derby
      Died: 1 April 1890 in Park City, Summit, Utah

      Eliza Jane's headstone states that she died in 1891.
    Children 
    +01. Samuel Joseph Rolfe Married: 2x2x ,   b. 13 Feb 1842, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 June 1922, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Married: 1x02. Mary Ann Harris Rolfe,   b. 23 Jun 1846, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1900, Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    +03. Lydia Rolfe,   b. 14 Feb 1849, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1933, Leamington, Millard, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +04. Charles Gilbert Rolfe,   b. 29 Sep 1851, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Sep 1930, Clark, Jefferson, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +05. Daniel (Ianthus Jerome) Rolfe,   b. 29 Sep 1854, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1928, Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +06. Maria Louisa Rolfe Married: 2x2x ,   b. 26 Aug 1856, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1951, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
    +07. Clarissa Jane Rolfe Married: 2x2x ,   b. 03 Aug 1859, Payson, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1927, Park City, Summit, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +08. William Benjamin Rolfe,   b. 17 Apr 1862, Cedar Fort, Camp Floyde, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1939, Park City, Summit, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +09. Della Rolfe Married: 2x2x ,   b. 20 Jan 1865, Fairfield, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1939, Seattle, King, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2008 
    Family ID F124  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S166] The Winter Quarters Project, (http://winterquarters.byu.edu) (Reliability: 3).
      Gilbert Hathaway Rolfe [Parents] was born on 25 Aug 1820 in Rumford, Oxford, Maine. He died on 11 Nov 1911 in Provo, Utah, Utah. He was buried in Springville, Utah, Utah. He married Eliza Jane Bates on 6 Jan 1842 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.

      [Notes]
      Eliza Jane Bates [Parents] was born on 18 Jan 1826 in Hetwell, Dudley Hall, Stafford, England. She died on 1 Apr 1890 in Midway, Summit, Utah. She was buried in Midway, Summit, Utah. She married Gilbert Hathaway Rolfe on 6 Jan 1842 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.

      They had the following children:

      M i Samuel Joseph Rolfe was born on 13 Feb 1843 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He died on 22 Jun 1922.
      F ii Mary Ann Harris Rolfe was born on 23 Jun 1846 in Between Nauvoo and Kanesville in Iowa. She died on 19 Oct 1900 in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho. She was buried on 21 Oct 1900 in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho.

    2. [S166] The Winter Quarters Project, (http://winterquarters.byu.edu) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S120] 1850 United States Federal Census, Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29; National Archives, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry.com), Year: 1850; Census Place: , Utah, Utah Territory; Roll: M432_919; Page: 140; Image: 285.
      (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S111] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, (Ancestry,com), Year: 1860; Census Place: , Salt Lake, Utah Territory; Roll: M653_1313; Page: 24; Image: 24. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S103] 1870 United States Federal Census, 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d., (Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch. Original data: ), Year: 1870; Census Place: Fairfield, Utah, Utah Territory; Roll: M593_1612; Page: 202; Image: 397. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S85] 1880 United States Federal Census, Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C, (Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. ), Year: 1880; Census Place: Park City, Summit, Utah; Roll: T9_1338; Family History Film: 1255338; Page: 44.1000; Enumeration District: 74 (Reliability: 3).