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Mary Ann Hale[1]

Female 1827 - 1887  (59 years)


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  • Name Mary Ann Hale  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 23 Dec 1827  Grits Green, West Bromwich, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 9 Mar 1828  All Saints Church, West Bromwich, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Gender Female 
    AFN 185L-ZK 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  West Bromwich, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Emigration 8 Jun 1856  Iowa City, Johnson Co, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Edmund Ellsworth Handcart Company 
    Emigration 26 Sep 1856  Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrival - Edmund Ellsworth Handcart Company 
    Died 6 Jun 1887  Wilford, Fremont Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Wilford Cemetery, Wilford, Fremont Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I549  default
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2009 

    Father Thomas Hale, Sr.,   b. 15 Jul 1804, West Bromwich, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1855, West Bromwich, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Wilkes,   b. 6 May 1808, Bewdley, Worcestershire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1891, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1826  All Saints Church, West Bromwich, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F295  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 James Birch, Sr.,   b. 21 Mar 1828, Walsall-Wood, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1856, near Big Sandy River, , Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1847  Great Bar Church, Walsall, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
    +1. Thomas Birch,   b. 30 Jun 1848, Westbromwich, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1900, Wilford, Fremont Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    +2. Mary Ann Birch,   b. 21 Apr 1850, West Bromwich, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1919, Hoytsville, Summit Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +3. Edward James Birch,   b. 27 Jun 1853, Westbromwich, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1913  (Age 59 years)
    +4. James Birch, Jr.,   b. 10 Dec 1856, Millcreek, Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1920, Wilford, Fremont Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2008 
    Family ID F294  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Richard Birch, Sr.,   b. 24 May 1824, Walsall, Staffordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1909, Hoytsville, Summit Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married Abt 1857  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
    +1. William Birch,   b. 17 Jan 1859, Hoytsville, Summit Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1908, Wilford, Fremont Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     2. John Birch,   b. 30 Jun 1862, Mill Creek, Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1922, St. Anthony, Fremont Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +3. Mary Jane Birch,   b. 10 Nov 1864, Hoytsville, Summit Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1937, Twin Falls, Twin Falls Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +4. David Birch,   b. 12 Aug 1867, Hoytsville, Summit Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1955, St. Anthony, Fremont Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +5. Elizabeth Ellen Birch,   b. 12 Aug 1867, Hoytsville, Summit Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1932, Grant, Jefferson Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     6. Samuel Birch,   b. 21 Jul 1870, Hoytsville, Summit Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13-15 Oct 1890  (Age 20 years)
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2009 
    Family ID F39  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Photo
    Photo
    Photo of Mary Ann HALE Birch

    Documents
    1841 British Census [6 Jun 1841]
    1841 British Census [6 Jun 1841]
    1841 British Census - Tho Hale Household at St. Green
    Christening Record [9 Mar 1828]
    Christening Record [9 Mar 1828]
    Christening record of Mary Ann HALE at All Saints Church, West Bromwich, England. Scan by Lois W. McMahan

  • Sources 
    1. [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).
      Edmund Ellsworth Company
      Departure: 9 Jun 1856
      Arrival (Salt Lake Valley): 26 Sep 1856
      --1st handcard company had about 280 individuals, 56 handcarts, and 3 wagons when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Iowa City, Iowa. Also in this company was Orson Pratt.
      Members: William Birch (58), Elizabeth Birch (40), James Birch (28), Mary Ann Hale Birch (28), Thomas Birch (7), Mary Ann Birch (6), Edward James Birch (2)
      (research by Chad G. Nichols)

    2. [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).
      Christening Record - 004638
      Photo - 001955
      1841 British Census - 003634

    3. [S57] 1841 England Census [database online], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1841. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. The 1841 Census for England was taken on the night of 6 June 1841) (Reliability: 3).
      Greet Green, West Bromwich, Staffordshire - Tho. Hale Household:
      --Tho Hale, age 35, Laborer, b Eng
      --Ann, age 30, b Eng
      --Mary Ann, age 13, b Eng
      --Wm, age 11, b Eng
      --Ed. (Edward), age 7, b Eng
      --Elizth age 5, b Eng
      --Tho., age 2, b Eng

    4. [S117] 1880 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 10th Census, 1880, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      1880 cen Hoytsville, Summit, Utah Family History Library Film 1255338 NA Film Number
      T9-1338 Page Number 18D; WIFE 54 yr b Eng
      Mary Ann BIRCH Wife M Female W 54 ENG Keeping House ENG ENG
      William BIRCH Son S Male W 19 UT Farm Laborer ENG ENG
      John BIRCH Son S Male W 18 UT Farm Laborer ENG ENG
      Mary J. BIRCH Dau S Female W 16 UT ENG ENG
      David BIRCH Son S Male W 13 UT Attending School ENG ENG
      Elizabeth BIRCH Dau S Female W 13 UT Attending School ENG ENG
      Samuel BIRCH Son S Male W 10 UT ENG ENG

    5. [S237] Personal Research & Library, Arlene B. Meservy, Meservy, Arlene Bean, (313 E 2020 N, Provo, UT 84604 [online] http://meservy.net) (Reliability: 3).
      !BIRTH: Family records of Nancy Birch & Millie Birch Bean
      !CHRISTENING: FHL 497348 West Bromwich Parish BTs, Staffordshire, England
      !DEATH: Wilford, Idaho Sexton Records Lot 2 Block 11

    6. [S418] Personal Research & Library, Lois W. McMahan, McMahan, Lois W., ([email] lmcmahan9896 # msn.com, Lois inherited the database and records of H. Marian Haskett) (Reliability: 3).
      Copy of Baptismal rec in Parish of West Bromwich, Stafford, yr 1820, p 153, Mary Ann Hale, Mar 9th, dtr Thos. & Ann Hale, lvg Grits Green, father Nailer

      Mary Ann Birch (g'dtr) claimed Ann Wilks b Bedsley, Wstr, Eng.

      a/c bio of James Birch in Marian's rec:
      Mary Ann lvd @ Bromwich, Staff. Eng where they joined the LDS Ch. In 1865 they decided to emigrate with the Saints to UT in 1856 by way of a handcart Co. Suffered great hardships from lack of food and early snows in Wy. James d in Wy bef help from
      SLC reached them. Mary Ann, was expecting a 4th ch. She & her 3 ch were helped to their destination by James' aged father, William, pulling their handcart into SLC. In the process, William's feet were badly frozen and he d shortly aft their arrival in SLC. Mary Ann's 4th ch was b Dec 10th. Later, Mary Ann md Richard Birch (bro to her husb) as a plural wife. The fam moved to Coalville and then to Hoytsville.

      a/c Institute of Fam Research, SLC, sld 15 Aug 1865 EH. These ch sealed to mother and James
      Birch, Mary Ann's 1st husb and bro of Richard Birch.
      Temple Index Card for Mary Ann Hale gives sealing date as 19 Dec 1865

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

    8. [S292] International Genealogical Index - Extracted Church Record, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Copyright 1980, 2002, 2006 Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.) (Reliability: 3).
      Mary Ann chr. 9 Mar 1828 West Bromwich (All Saints)
      dau of Thos. Hale & Ann
      [IGI C010243, FHL 497348, Research by Chad G. Nichols]

    9. [S41] Eastern Idaho Death Records, Brigham Young University-Idaho. David O. McKay Library, (Rexburg, Idaho : 2005- [online] http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/fhc/Obit/searchForm.cfm) (Reliability: 3).
      Mary Ann Birch
      b. 23 Dec 1827 England
      d. 6 Jun 1887 Wilford, Idaho
      bur. Wilford Cemetery
      dau of Thomas Hale & Ann WILKS
      md James Birch 12 Apr 1847 England
      source: FHL 874290 B-1, Item 4. Headstone
      (research by Chad G. Nichols)

    10. [S292] International Genealogical Index - Extracted Church Record, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Copyright 1980, 2002, 2006 Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.) (Reliability: 3).
      Thomas Hale md Ann Wilks 26 Dec 1826 West Bromwich (All Saints Church) (IGI M010241, FHL 497348)

    11. [S418] Personal Research & Library, Lois W. McMahan, McMahan, Lois W., ([email] lmcmahan9896 # msn.com, Lois inherited the database and records of H. Marian Haskett) (Reliability: 3).
      Mary Jane Birch Miller Gen Rec
      Rec of Westbromwich Eng. #72 p 5, 7, 12

    12. [S237] Personal Research & Library, Arlene B. Meservy, Meservy, Arlene Bean, (313 E 2020 N, Provo, UT 84604 [online] http://meservy.net) (Reliability: 3).
      !MARRIAGE: Exactly date of marriage is not known; FHL 183405 EHOUS Book D:581