John Ralph Quayle

Male28 September 1862–15 January 1868

Brief Life History of John Ralph

When John Ralph Quayle was born on 28 September 1862, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas Quayle, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Jane Partington, was 21. He died on 15 January 1868, in his hometown, at the age of 5, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Quayle
Sarah Jane Partington
Ella Catherine Quayle
Henry Quayle
John Ralph Quayle
Ida Quayle
Ernest Quayle
Byron Quayle
Willard Quayle
Laurence Quayle
Charles Quayle
Bert Leroy Quayle
Thomas Ray Quayle
Mortimor Partington Quayle

Sources (13)

  • John Quayle, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • John Quayle, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"
  • John R. Quayle, "BillionGraves Index"

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Siblings (12)

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World Events (6)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.


Age 3

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English, Old French quaille ‘quail’, a bird noted for both its supposed amorous disposition and its timidity.

Manx: shortened form of Gaelic Mac Fhail ‘son of Paul’. Compare Fayle and McPhail .

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

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