William Fountain Terrill

1 January 1838–14 April 1868 (Age 30)
Howard, Missouri, United States

The Life of William Fountain

When William Fountain Terrill was born on 1 January 1838, in Howard, Missouri, United States, his father, William Henry Terrill, was 33 and his mother, Lydia Mariah, was 32. He married Norah Jane Pile on 4 February 1861, in Brunswick, Chariton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 14 April 1868, in Brunswick, Chariton, Missouri, United States, at the age of 30.

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Family Time Line

William Fountain Terrill
1838–1868
Norah Jane Pile
1848–1881
Marriage: 4 February 1861
Bud Terrill
1862–
Janetta Elizabeth Terrill
1863–1936
Lydia Bettie Terrill
1866–1898

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 February 1861
Brunswick, Chariton, Missouri, United States
children

(3)

    Bud Terrill

    Male1862–Male

    Janetta Elizabeth Terrill

    Female1863–1936Female

    Lydia Bettie Terrill

    Female1866–1898Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (5)

1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch

Age 0

On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.
1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 22

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Tyrrell .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • 1860 United States Federal Census
  • 1850 United States Federal Census
  • U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865

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