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Bertha Mary King Kearney
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Birth: 1835
Kent, England
Death: 1912
Nevada County
California, USA

Bertha King was daughter of Hannah Tapfield and Thomas King. She immigrated to the United States in 1850's and traveled west with the Mormon migration. Her family settled in Salt Lake City, Utah. She married Brigham Young Hampton, son of Julia Foster and Jonathan Hampton. They were divorced after having several children. She and David Kearney met while working on the transcontinental railroad in Nevada. They were married the day after the Golden Spike ceremony in Utah. He continued to work for the railroad and they moved from place to place in Utah, Nevada, and California. They had three children: Frank Francis Kearney b. 15 Oct 1874 in Ogden, UT; Thomas Kearney b. March, 1870 and Bertha Mary Kearney b. 13 Sept 1872 in Ogden, UT. She died in 1912. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Owen King (1800 - 1874)
  Hannah Tapfield King (1807 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Brigham Young Hampton (1836 - 1902)
 
 Children:
  Brigham Young Hampton (1857 - 1891)*
  John Victor Hampton (1861 - 1930)*
  Louise Georgina Hampton (1865 - 1867)*
 
 Siblings:
  Louisa Helen King Spencer (1834 - 1912)*
  Bertha Mary King Kearney (1835 - 1912)
  Thomas Owen King (1840 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sierra Mountains Cemetery
Truckee
Nevada County
California, USA
 
Created by: Mary P Millet
Record added: Jul 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93724244
Bertha Mary <i>King</i> Kearney
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Bertha Mary <i>King</i> Kearney
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Bertha Mary <i>King</i> Kearney
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MY 3RD GREAT GRAND AUNT
- Niki
 Added: Mar. 30, 2015
Great, great grandmother, Bertha Mary, I will not forget you. You lived a hard life, and I hope your present situation is a better one. With love.
- Mary P Millet
 Added: Jul. 16, 2012
 
 
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