Susannah Luce

1 January 1808–15 October 1881 (Age 73)
Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Susannah

When Susannah Luce was born on 1 January 1808, in Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, United States, her father, Malatiah Luce, was 35 and her mother, Ruth Grant, was 32. She married Nathaniel Thomas on 30 December 1828, in Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. She died on 15 October 1881, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Thomas
1803–1844
Susannah Luce
1808–1881
Marriage: 30 December 1828
Clara Newel Thomas
1833–1838
Miss Thomas
1838–1850
Eliza Ellen Thomas
1836–1843
Martin Washburn Thomas
1836–1903
James Moroni Thomas
1841–1919
Lucy Ann Thomas
1844–1844

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 December 1828Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1808
    Age 0
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1827
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 22
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English:from the Old French and Middle English female personal name Luce, Lucy, from Latin Lucia .habitational name from Lucé (Orne), transported to England by the Normans.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Lucia
    Lucey
    Luse

    Story Highlight

    Nathaniel and Susan Luce Thomas

    Nathaniel and Susan Luce Thomas were both born in Vinal Haven, Fox Island, Maine, and were married about 1831. Three children were born to them while they lived in Maine: Clara, Martin Washburn, and …

    Sources (21)

    • Susan Thomas, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Susan Loose in entry for #5 James Moroni Thomas, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Susan Thomas, "United States Census, 1880" - Ogden, Weber, Utah

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