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William Holyoak[1]

Male 1825 - 1914  (88 years)

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  • Name William Holyoak  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 12 Apr 1825  Birmingham, Warwickshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Christened 8 May 1825  Marston Chapel, Yardley, Worcestershire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Gender Male 
    AFN 1B3M-81 
    Emigration 10 Jan 1850  Liverpool, Lancashire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    46th Company, Elder Jeter Clinton on the "Argo" 
    Immigration 11 Mar 1850  New Orleans, Orleans Co, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    46th Company, Elder Jeter Clinton on the "Argo" 
    Occupation Saddler 
    Ordinance 29 May 1857 
    Re-baptism 
    Occupation 20 Apr 1910  Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Harness Maker; General 
    Died 28 Mar 1914  Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Cause: La Grippe 
    Buried 31 Mar 1914  Parowan City Cemetery, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1941  default
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2007 

    Father George Holyoak, Sr.,   b. 17 Jan 1799, Yardley, Worcestershire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1881, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Sarah Green,   b. 2 Jul 1797, Kings Norton, Worcestershire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1854, Hamilton Co, Nebraska Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1825  St. Edburgha Church, Yardley, Worcestershire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Family ID F1073  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Martha Green,   b. 25 Mar 1820, Birmingham, Warwickshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27-28 Nov 1848, near Birmingham, Warwickshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 2 Aug 1846  Edgbaston, Kings Norton, Warwickshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Nehemiah Green Holyoak,   b. 25 Nov 1848, Birmingham, Warwickshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1932, Geronimo, Graham Co, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F601  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Wilkins,   b. 24 Apr 1827, Priors Hardwick Church, Priors Hardwick, Warwickshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1919, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 27 Dec 1849  Priore, Hardwick, Warwickshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Holyoak,   b. 9 Sep 1850, St. Joseph, Buchanan Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1850  (Age 0 years)
     2. George Washington Holyoak,   b. 15 Dec 1851, St. Joseph, Buchanan Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1852  (Age 0 years)
    +3. Jane Elizabeth Holyoak,   b. 28 Aug 1853, Andrews Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1885, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +4. William Edgar Holyoak,   b. 28 Dec 1855, Filmore, Andrew, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1920, Great Falls, Cascade Co, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +5. Sarah Permelia Holyoak,   b. 29 Mar 1858, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1948, Cowley, Big Horn Co, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     6. John Henry Holyoak,   b. 20 Mar 1860, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1861  (Age 0 years)
     7. Heber Charles Holyoak,   b. 21 Dec 1861, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1886  (Age 24 years)
     8. Joseph Wilkins Holyoak,   b. 26 Jun 1864, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1883  (Age 19 years)
    +9. Alice Lenora Holyoak,   b. 18 Jun 1866, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1910, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +10. Martha Maria Holyoak,   b. 7 Dec 1869, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1943, Lorenzo, Jefferson Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +11. Ella Eliza Holyoak,   b. 6 Jun 1872, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1962, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F1079  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Photo [circa 1914]
    Photo [circa 1914]
    Photo of Holyoak family members: [L to R, back] George Holyoak Jr (b.1829), William Holyoak (b.1825), [front] Hannah HOLYOAK LeFevre (b.1841), & Sarah HOLYOAK James (b.1835), circa 1914
    Photo
    Photo
    Photo of William Holyoak
    Portrait
    Portrait
    Portrait of William Holyoak, circa 1900

    Documents
    1910 U.S. Census
    1910 U.S. Census
    Parowan, Iron, Utah: "William Holyoak" family
    Kings Norton Map [~1887]
    Kings Norton Map [~1887]
    Map of Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England, circa 1887. Many of the Holyoak and Green family members resided in this town
    Ship Argo Historical Notes [1850]
    Ship Argo Historical Notes [1850]
    Historical notes of the ship Argo on her voyage from London to New Orleans in 1850. Onboard was William Holyoak. Compiled by Chad G. Nichols
    Argo Passenger List [11 Mar 1850]
    Argo Passenger List [11 Mar 1850]
    Passenger List of the Argo arriving New Orleans 11 Mar 1850 from Liverpool. Onboard was "Wm Holyoak" and "Sarah Wilkins." Research by Chad G. Nichols
    Baptism Record [8 May 1825]
    Baptism Record [8 May 1825]
    Baptism record of Willm Holyoak at Marston Chapel in Yardley. Research and photo by Sietske W. Nichols

    Headstones
    Headstone [front]
    Headstone [front]
    Headstone [front] of William Holyoak & Sarah Wilkins at Parowan City Cemetery; Backside lists children John H(enry), Joseph W., and Heber C.; See another record in the database for the front
    Headstone [back]
    Headstone [back]
    Headstone [back] of William Holyoak & Sarah Wilkins, lists children as John H., Joseph W., and Heber C. at Parowan City Cemetery

    Histories
    History
    History
    "William Holyoak & Sarah Wilkins," a history by Jessie Bishop. Transcription by Chad G. Nichols.

  • Notes 
    • William was a saddler.

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Baptism Record - 004157
      Argo Historical Notes - 003432
      Kings Norton 1887 Map - 000376
      Argo Passenger List - 003982
      1910 U.S. Census - 000620
      Photos - 000893, 001574, 001828
      Grave Marker - 000259, 000260
      History - 000189

    2. [S283] Mormon Immigration Index , The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department., (Salt Lake City : Genealogical Society of Utah, 2000 [CD-ROM]), ALSO BMR, BOOK #1043, PP 13-30 (FHL 025690); CUSTOMS #70 (F HL 200163) (Reliability: 3).
      "William Holyoak" & "Sarah Wilkins," departed Liverpool 10 Jan 1850 on the "Argo" with 402 immigrants; arrived at New Orleans 11 Mar 1850

    3. [S241] Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Index, 1847-1868 , The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, UT : 2004-2007 [online] http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library This index is the most complete listing of individuals and companies in which Mormon pioneer emigrants traveled west to Utah from 1847 through 1868. It is an incomplete listing, as rosters have not been found for all companies. It also identifies sources to learn more about the experiences of each company.) (Reliability: 3).
      John Banks "St. Louis" Company departed Florence, Nebraska 9 July 1856, arrived at Salt Lake Valley 22 Sep to 5 Oct 1856; There were about 300 individuals and 60 wagons when the journey began; Listed are William Holyoak (age 31), Sarah Wilkins Holyoak (age 29), Jane Elizabeth Holyoak (age 2), & William Edgar Holyoak (infant)

    4. [S430] Encyclopedic History, Jenson, Andrew (Reliability: 3).
      Parowan Stake of Zion
      The following Elders have acted in the presidency of the Parowan Stake clerks ... William Holyoak, 18821900.

    5. [S140] 1910 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 13th Census, 1910, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), SHEET 8B, SUP DIST 1, ENUM DIST 53 (Reliability: 3).
      Parowan, Iron, Utah: "William Holyoak," age 85, 2nd marriage, married 49 yrs, birthplace England, parentage England, harness maker, general; "Sarah," age 59, 1st marriage, married 49 yrs, birthplace England, parentage England

    6. [S425] Holyoaks, From Kings Norton to the Everlasting Hills, History of George & Sarah Holyoak and their Descendants, Carlile, Minnie LeFevre, 1914-1999 (Holyoak Family Organization), (Provo, Utah : Community West Press, 1998), P 7 (Reliability: 3).
      Individual # 4

    7. [S375] Personal Research & Library, Dar L. Merrill, Merrill, Darwin L., ([email] darwinmerrill # yahoo.com).

    8. [S415] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    9. [S290] International Genealogical Index - LDS Church Membership Record, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Copyright 1980, 2002, 2006 The original records cannot be sent to family history centers. The records of members who died before 1988 can be viewed at the Family History Library. These records cannot be photocopied. Information for members who died after 1988 is available only on the Internet version of the IGI. Married women may be indexed under their maiden or married surnames.) (Reliability: 3).
      William Holyoak
      b. 12 Apr 1825 Worcestershire, England
      bap. 14 Jun 1863
      end. 6 Jul 1861 EHOUS
      (Research by Chad G. Nichols)

    10. [S531] Bishop's Transcripts for Marston, 1813-1859, Church of England. Chapelry of Marston (Worcestershire), (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1988 [2 Microfilms of originals (handwritten) at Birmingham Reference Library. Marston is a chapelry in the parish of Yardley: 1545601 Items 5-6, 1545602 Item 2]) (Reliability: 3).
      [Baptisms, 1825]
      No. 189. May 8th
      Willm son of George and Sarah Holyoak of Yardley, Labourer
      [Ceremony performed by] J. F. Palmer
      (Research by Sietske Nichols, FHL BRITISH 1545601 Item 5)

    11. [S153] Utah Cemeteries and Burials Database, Utah Department of Community and Economic Development, (Salt Lake City, UT : [2003--, online] http://history.utah.gov/utah_history_research_center/cemetery_burials/) (Reliability: 3).
      Parowan City Cemetery 07-09-01
      William Holyoak
      d. 28 Mar 1914, La Grippe
      parents: George Holyoak & Mary Glenn
      (Research by Chad G. Nichols)

    12. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage Record - 004152

    13. [S527] Bishop's Transcripts, 1608-1876, Church of England. Parish Church of Yardley, Chapelry of Marston, Chapelry of Yardley-Wood, & Chapelry of Hall-Green, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1960-1963 [13 microfilm copies of original records in the Worcester Record Office: 246688 Item 1, 350577 Item 1, 350502 Item 2, 367786 Item 1, 367827 Item 3, 367830 Item 1]) (Reliability: 3).
      George Holyoake of the Parish of Yardley and Sarah Green of the Parish of Yardley were married in this church by Banns with Consent of ___ this seventeenth Day of January in the Year one Thousand either Hundred and Twenty Five By me John Davies Curate of Yardley. This Marriage was solemnized between us The Mark [X] of George Holyoake. The Mark [X] of Sarah Green. In the Presence of The Mark [X] of John Simms. The Mark [X] of Anne Simms.
      No. 215
      (Research and transcription by Chad G. Nichols, from Bishop's Transcripts FHL BRITISH 350577 Item 1)