Francis Hugh Aland

11 February 1849–17 May 1870 (Age 21)
Batheaston, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Francis Hugh

When Francis Hugh Aland was born on 11 February 1849, in Batheaston, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Sparrow Aland, was 45 and his mother, Ellen Sarah Harding, was 37. He lived in Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 17 May 1870, in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 21, and was buried in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Sparrow Aland
Ellen Sarah Harding
Elizabeth Aland
Ann Aland
William Aland
Mary Jane Aland
Albert John Aland
James Orchard Aland
Thomas Aland
Ellen Sarah Aland
Hugh Harding Aland
Francis Hugh Aland
Kate Aland
Emily Kate Sarah Aland
Harvey Aland

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World Events (5)

1854 · The Crimean War
Age 5
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
Age 14
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
Age 15
Historical Boundaries 1864: Owyhee, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1875: Bear Lake, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bear Lake, Idaho, United States

Name Meaning

Scandinavian (Åland): topographic name from the Åland Islands in the Gulf of Bothnia.English: topographic name from Middle English atte lande (Old French laund) ‘dweller at the glade or pasture’, or sometimes perhaps, ‘dweller at the old cultivated land(s)’ from Old English eald, ald ‘old’ + land ‘land’.

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

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Cause of Death

Francis, age 21, was killed accidentally while wrestling with another boy on the bank of the canal by the cemetery entrance. Information submitted by Lenna Jacobson Cook and Smith Aland from the His …

Sources (9)

  • Francis H Allen in household of Albert Jno Allen, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Francis Alland in household of Ellen S Alland, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Francis Heugh Aland, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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