Susan Alexander Utley

31 March 1850–18 June 1910 (Age 60)
Denmark, Madison, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Susan Alexander

When Susan Alexander Utley was born on 31 March 1850, in Denmark, Madison, Tennessee, United States, her father, Paris Turner Utley, was 32 and her mother, Susan Carter Alexander, was 37. She married J Andrew Taylor on 14 September 1870, in Madison, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Tipton, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Jackson, Madison, Tennessee, United States in 1910. She died on 18 June 1910, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

J Andrew Taylor
Susan Alexander Utley
Marriage: 14 September 1870
Abner Utley Taylor Sr
William Alexander Taylor
John L Taylor
Anna Taylor
Andrew Tip Taylor Sr.
Ozzie B Taylor
Ernest Paris Taylor
Horace Taylor
Louise Taylor
Olivia Taylor
Louise Taylor

Spouse and Children

14 September 1870
Madison, Tennessee, United States


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+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 12

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 16

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English (South Yorkshire): habitational name from Utley, a place in West Yorkshire, near Keighley, named from the Old English personal name Utta + Old English lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susan Uttley in household of Harris Utley, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Susan A Utley in household of P T Utley, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sue A Taylor in household of William M Luters, "United States Census, 1910"

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