James Phelps

22 September 1832–
Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of James

When James Phelps was born on 22 September 1832, in Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States, his father, William Wines Phelps, was 40 and his mother, Sally Waterman, was 35. He lived in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States in 1852. He died in Australia.

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Family Time Line

William Wines Phelps
1792–1872
Sally Waterman
1797–1874
Sabrina Phelps
1816–1887
Mr. Phelps
1818–1818
Mehitable D. Phelps
1819–1877
Jerusha Phelps
1821–1822
William Waterman Phelps
1823–1886
Sarah Phelps
1825–1901
Henry Enon Phelps
1828–1901
Mary Phelps
1830–1831
James Phelps
1832–
Lydia Phelps
1835–1923
Princetta Phelps
1837–1838

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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World Events (8)

1834 · Zion's Camp
Age 2
Joseph Smith, Jr. and a group of 200 volunteers departed Kirkland, Ohio, to aid scattered Latter-day Saints. The group known as Zion's Camp arrived to the Fishing River on June 19. A mob had gathered to attack and disjoin the group. A storm swept through the area and the river rose over 30 feet, which caused the mob to scatter.
1837
Age 5
George Grey explores Western Australia.
1865 · Slavery Abolished
Age 33
On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English (southwestern): variant of Phillips .History: The brothers George and William Phelps emigrated from Gloucestershire, England, to Dorchester, MA, c. 1630. Five years later they moved to Windsor, CT. George's sixth-generation descendant, Anson Greene Phelps (1781–1853), rose from being a penniless orphan to the status of a major industrialist and a prominent CT philanthropist.

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

Possible Related Names

Phillips

Sources (15)

  • James Phelps in household of William W Phelps, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James Phelps, "California State Census, 1852"
  • James Phelps, "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925"

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