Sarah Ann Buckley

15 May 1841 - 14 Jan 1916


Sarah Ann Buckley

15 May 1841 - 14 Jan 1916
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Sarah Ann Buckley


Provo City Cemetery

610 S State St
Provo, Utah, Utah
United States


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June 26, 2011


June 22, 2011

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Contributor: trishkovach Created: 1 year ago Updated: 1 year ago

The name of Gledhill has a very interesting origin, and its significance is worthy of remembrance. By referring to the old records of Yorkshire, England we find that the name started through a hill called Gladhill, in the West riding of Yorkshire. When the people became so numerous that their single names they had in those days became confusing, it became necessary to have a surname. One family took for their surname Gledhill. We find it recorded first, when Henry Gledhill married Miss Barsland. He became the owner of Barsland Hall in about 1250. This is a beautiful Mansion. It stands at the foot of the village which bears the same name. It is a stately building, entered by a three-decker porch, surmounted by a rose window. Over the door-way is the date 1638 with the initials J.G., those of John Gledhill and his wife Sarah. This mansion was the center of social life of the district. The Hall is situated close to the road, and can be seen by all who pass through the village. This Mansion was in possession of the Gledhill's for 14 generations, and John Gledhill whose initials were over the door-way was the last of these 14 generations. He might have had some premonition of the end of that line of Gledhills, when he caused to be cut in the rock over the door-way words, in Latin, which mean in English, "Once his, now Mine, but I know not whose afterwards". He died on the 28th of May 1656, leaving no male heir. His daughter Elizabeth Gledhill married William Horton, and after a short possession by them it came into the hands of Elizabeth Horton marrying Richard Bold, who has that possession today. The Gledhills has a Coat of Arms, granted by the King of England. The arms are azure, and have three luzenges in fess argent. The crest a **** proper, Motto: "DO RIGHT BRAVELY", It was stamped on the windows, and doorposts and carriages. This motto has had a powerful effect in this Noble family. As only the oldest male heir could own the hall and estate, the rest of the children left home to make their living. They scattered over Yorkshire and Lancashire and then from there to many English possessions over seas. In the Halifax church register, which is only a few miles from the Mansion, the Reverend Minister stated in 1831, that he could scarcely turn over a page without coming across the name Gledhill. The records of that district show they were a very generous and God-fearing people. They gave large sums to the poor and to other worthy needs. The became great in the other, ministers of the gospel, doctors, farmers, and members of Parliament. The name was perpetuated as follows: Gledhill Yard of Leeds, Steamship Gledhill, Gledhill Street Lookout, a beautiful lighthouse and park. It was name after Percy Walter Gledhill, a member of Parliament in Australia. His Great-Grandfather came from Leeds, Yorkshire in 1782. Then one family of this Gledhill name left Oldham, Lancashire, England on the 19th day of April 1862. He came to those valleys for the Gospel's sake. This large family and children have become numerous and prosperous helping to Pioneer these valleys. I have been gathering the family name Gledhill from all over Lancashire and Yorkshire where the name originated. About 5,000 names have been gathered and about 4,000 have been endowed and hundreds of couples sealed, and hundreds of children sealed to their parents. Mary Jennings Scott, You are a direct descendant of this Noble family through you Grandmother Margaret Sarah Ann Gledhill. As you pedigree chart This Book shows she was one of this noble family. She was born close to this Mansion. I can testify to its truth, as I have records of this family in my possession. So I close this little history of this family by saying, GOD BLESS THEM. Hoping you will live up to their Ancient Coat of Arms, "DO RIGHT BRAVELY". < signed John W. Ward > Note:Italics and strike-out was added to show what John W. Ward had changed by hand. Typist: Douglas W. Bahr Nov. 20th, 1990.

Life Sketches of Henry Buckley and Sarah Ann Gledhill

Contributor: trishkovach Created: 1 year ago Updated: 1 year ago

Life Sketches of Henry Buckley and Sarah Ann Gledhill Henry Buckley was born at Oldham, Lancashire, England on 21 June 1840. He was the oldest son of Edmund Buckley and Harriet Dunkerley. He had two half brothers from a previous marriage of his father, and three half sisters from two other marriages of his mother. Henry's father passed away when he was just eleven years old. Life must have been very hard for this group of people in England, for on the 1851 census of Oldham. little Henry was listed as a weaver. After his father's death he continued at this trade to help his mother in providing for her family. The Mormon Elders had taken the gospel to England, and Harriet had joined the church, and being a religious woman, took her children to church faithfully. On 1 Jul. 1853 Henry was baptizes into the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. In those early days of the church in England, probably because of the natural desire of men to assert their authority, and not fully understanding the gospel, many of the Saints were excommunicated for minor infractions such as talking in church or missing meeting for three weeks in a row, etc. Whatever the reason, young Henry was excommunicated. On 24 May 1858 he was baptized again, but it didn't last long, for on 9 Sep. 1858 he was again cut off. He was re-baptized on 29 Mar. 1863. Just why he went to Rochdale is not known, but the branch records show his church membership records were sent there on 9 Oct. 1864. Sarah Ann Gledhill was born 15 May 1841 at Crompton, Lancashire, England. Crompton is a small hamlet just outside of Oldham and they may have known each other for some time, I don't know; at any rate, Sarah Ann & Henry were married 15 Oct. 1865 in the Oldham Parish Church. On 21 Aug. 1866 Jane Elizabeth, their first child was born. Many of the Saints were immigrating to America, so on 10 Sep. 1867 Henry and Sarah Ann set sail for the land of Zion. Henry's father-in-law had given Henry a little brown book to record important dates and happenings in, and Henry did just that. This little brown book is in the family file in my possession and from it many genealogical facts have been learned. Quoting from Grandpa's little brown book, "I, Henry Buckley, sailed from Liverpool with my wife and child on the 10th of Sept. 1867 on board the steamship Tariffa, Cumard Line, and arrived at New York on the 22nd and the Manyunk on the 24th about 11:30 P.M. In good health but a little fatigued. Rested a few days and then began to search for work but found trade in a very bad way. After walking about two weeks I commenced to work in the Picker house for the firm of Rafford and Winterbottom of Manyunk at $8 (eight) dollars per week." Henry and Sarah Ann lived in Manyunk, Phil., Pennsylvania for seven years. While there John, Louise, & Henry Jr. were born. Jane Elizabeth and John died and were buried there in Leverington Cemetery. Life must have been hard for them in Manyunk. There is an entry in grandpa's book that lists the place and the time to obtain "free" medicine. There are many recipes for medicine or home remedies in the diary also, so grandpa and grandma must have done much "doctoring" of their little family. They decided to go west and in July 1874 they arrived in Provo, Utah. That Sept. little Henry died and was buried at Provo. Soon after William Edward was born and on 10 Feb. 1877 Sarah Ann my mother, was born. She was followed by a sister Harriet, and on 2 Feb. 1883 twins were born and were named Albert and Birtha. Albert died 30 May 1884 and on 21 Aug 1884, Birtha died. Harriet married David Hiatt. Louise married Jesse Orson Harris (they are buried at Driggs, Idaho.) William went back to Penn. and married Margaret Shaffer; they lived and died there. My mother, Sarah Ann married Joseph Hyrum Bahr and they are buried in Provo, Utah. Henry's parents both died in England and are buried there. Sarah Ann's mother died in Provo and is buried there and her father is buried in Gunnison, Utah. Henry and Sarah Ann passed away within six weeks of each other -- Henry passing away on 30 Nov. 1915 and Sarah Ann on 15 Jan. 1916 They are both buried in Provo, Utah. The trade Henry learned in England as a small boy, turned out to be a good vocation, and he was employed at the Provo Woolen Mills for thirty-three years -- being loom boss for most of that time. There are many designs & directions for weaving them in grandpa's book. I have a copy of his obituary which says "For the past several years he has been in poor health, but it was only a little over a week before he died that he was confined to his bed. During his long illness he was ever patient, and was gifted with the spirit of cheerfulness, being able to see the bright side of life although sorely afflicted and in pain. He was the father of nine children, three of whom survive him. Henry Buckley was not known because of his public position, nor as an orator, or public speaker, but he was known by that greater and bigger title -- an honest and God fearing man." NOTE: Sarah Ann had been baptized into the L. D. S. church on 20 Nov. 1852. I don't know if she was ever excommunicated or not - it is doubtful - but on 27 Aug 1875, in Provo first ward, they were both re-baptized. Author: Edith H. Bahr Rammell November 1971 Typist: Douglas W. Bahr July 6th, 1990

Life timeline of Sarah Ann Buckley

Sarah Ann Buckley was born on 15 May 1841
Sarah Ann Buckley was 19 years old when Charles Darwin publishes On the Origin of Species. Charles Robert Darwin, was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors and, in a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace, introduced his scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.
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Sarah Ann Buckley was 20 years old when American Civil War: Fort Sumter surrenders to Confederate forces. The American Civil War was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865. As a result of the long-standing controversy over slavery, war broke out in April 1861, when Confederate forces attacked Fort Sumter in South Carolina, shortly after U.S. President Abraham Lincoln was inaugurated. The nationalists of the Union proclaimed loyalty to the U.S. Constitution. They faced secessionists of the Confederate States, who advocated for states' rights to expand slavery.
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Sarah Ann Buckley was 39 years old when Thomas Edison demonstrates incandescent lighting to the public for the first time, in Menlo Park, New Jersey. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
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Sarah Ann Buckley was 42 years old when Krakatoa begins to erupt; the volcano explodes three months later, killing more than 36,000 people. Krakatoa, or Krakatau, is a volcanic island situated in the Sunda Strait between the islands of Java and Sumatra in the Indonesian province of Lampung. The name is also used for the surrounding island group comprising the remnants of a much larger island of three volcanic peaks which was obliterated in a cataclysmic 1883 eruption.
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Sarah Ann Buckley was 58 years old when Spanish–American War: The Treaty of Paris is signed, officially ending the conflict. The Spanish–American War was fought between the United States and Spain in 1898. Hostilities began in the aftermath of the internal explosion of the USS Maine in Havana Harbor in Cuba, leading to US intervention in the Cuban War of Independence. American acquisition of Spain's Pacific possessions led to its involvement in the Philippine Revolution and ultimately in the Philippine–American War.
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Sarah Ann Buckley was 67 years old when Ford puts the Model T car on the market at a price of US$825. Ford Motor Company is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. It was founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903. The company sells automobiles and commercial vehicles under the Ford brand and most luxury cars under the Lincoln brand. Ford also owns Brazilian SUV manufacturer Troller, an 8% stake in Aston Martin of the United Kingdom, and a 49% stake in Jiangling Motors of China. It also has joint-ventures in China, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, and Russia. The company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is controlled by the Ford family; they have minority ownership but the majority of the voting power.
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Sarah Ann Buckley died on 14 Jan 1916 at the age of 74
Grave record for Sarah Ann Buckley (15 May 1841 - 14 Jan 1916), BillionGraves Record 25737 Provo, Utah, Utah, United States