Charles Woodmansee

4 March 1828–24 March 1894 (Age 66)
Fairfield MM, Highland, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Charles

When Charles Woodmansee was born on 4 March 1828, in Fairfield MM, Highland, Ohio, United States, his father, James Woodmansee, was 35 and his mother, Sarah Ann 'Sary' Terrell, was 23. He married Harriet Eleanor Porter on 4 September 1864, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. He registered for military service in 1855. He died on 24 March 1894, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Woodmansee
Harriet Eleanor Porter
Marriage: 4 September 1864
Minnie Woodmansee
Charles Henry Woodmansee
Marcia Annis Woodmansee
Henrietta Woodmansee
Samuel Porter Woodmansee
James Albert Woodmansee
Joan Adele Woodmansee
Sarah Maria Woodmansee
Winifred Woodmansee
Belva Woodmansee

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 September 1864Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 2
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 5
    Historical Boundaries: 1833: Unorganized Federal Territory, United States 1834: Michigan Territory, United States 1834: Des Moines, Michigan Territory, United States 1836: Des Moines, Wisconsin Territory, United States 1838: Des Moines, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Des Moines, Iowa, United States
    Age 18
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (London): habitational name from Woodmansey in East Yorkshire, probably named from Old English wudumann ‘woodman, forester’ + ‘sea, lake’ or from wudumannes (genitive form of wuduman) + ēa ‘river, stream’.

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

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    Sources (32)

    • Charles Woodmansee in entry for Winnifred Woodmansee Poulton, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Charles Woodmansee in household of Samuel Sirrine, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Charles Woodmansee in entry for Samuel P Woodmansee and Mintie Little, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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