Salina Dryden

1805–13 November 1873 (Age 68)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Salina

Salina Dryden was born in 1805, in Ohio, United States. She married Alanson Jones on 4 May 1854, in Highland, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Hillsboro, Highland, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 13 November 1873, in Iowa, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Masonic IOOF Cemetery, Montezuma, Poweshiek, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alanson Jones
Salina Dryden
Marriage: 4 May 1854
Henry C Jones
Anne Jones

Spouse and Children

4 May 1854
Highland, Ohio, United States


World Events (8)


Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1810 · Change of capital city

Age 5

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 20

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, probably in Cumbria or Northumberland, where the name is still common, and perhaps named from Old English drȳge ‘dry’ + denu ‘valley’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Salina S Dryden, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Selina Doyden, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Selina Dryden, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

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