Barzilla Jane Guymon

31 December 1823–8 November 1869 (Age 45)
Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Barzilla Jane

When Barzilla Jane Guymon was born on 31 December 1823, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, her father, Thomas Guymon, was 36 and her mother, Sarah Gordon, was 32. She married Matthew Caldwell on 17 October 1843, in Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States in 1851 and Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 8 November 1869, in Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Matthew Caldwell
1822–1912
Barzilla Jane Guymon
1823–1869
Marriage: 17 October 1843
Thomas Jefferson Caldwell
1844–1929
Rachel Almira Caldwell
1846–1919
Curtis "Washington" Caldwell
1849–1926
Melissa Jane Caldwell
1851–1939
Matthew Caldwell Jr
1853–1854
William Guymon Caldwell
1855–1943
Sarah Elizabeth Caldwell
1857–1934
John Edgar Caldwell
1860–1941
Barzilla Caldwell
1863–1863
James Martin Caldwell
1864–1911

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 October 1843Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 2
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1835 · The Hermitage is Built
    Age 12
    The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 13
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: altered form of Gammon .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Gammon

    Story Highlight

    Biography of James Guymon and His Six Wives

    SARAH DAVIS, MARY ANN COUCH, RHODA LEECH NEASE, MARY BODEN, MARTHA JANE PARK, AND CHRISTENE CHRISTENSEN PIONEERS OF 1849 Written by His Granddaughter, Clara Guymon Boyer, Of Camp Spring Creek of D.U …

    Sources (94)

    • Barzilla Caldwell in household of Matthew Caldwell, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Barzillas Guyman, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"
    • Elizabeth Guyman in entry for Thomas Jefferson Caldwell, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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