Soloman C. Odell

1812–
Cocke, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Soloman C.

When Soloman C. Odell was born in 1812, in Cocke, Tennessee, United States, his father, Caleb O'Dell, was 31 and his mother, Rachel Clevenger, was 34. He married Mary Coats on 19 November 1836, in Ray, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Daviess, Missouri, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Soloman C. Odell
1812–
Mary Coats
1816–
Marriage: 19 November 1836
Jasper Newton ODell
1835–1918
Elizabeth A. Odell
1838–
Alfred Joseph O'dell
1842–
Mary E. Odell
1844–
Nancy A. Odell
1846–1878
Lurena M. Odell
1846–
Zarilda E. Odell
1848–
Merriman Clinton Odell
1850–1935
Sarah Ann Odell
1850–1936
Joel Riley Odell
1852–
Solomon Charles Odell
1855–1949

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
19 November 1836
Ray, Missouri, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(24)

+19 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 0

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1821

Age 9

Missouri is the 24th state
1846

Age 34

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

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from a place in Bedfordshire, also called Woodhill, from Old English wād ‘woad’ (a plant collected for the blue dye that could be obtained from it) + hyll ‘hill’. Compare Waddell . 2. ( O’Dell ) of the same origin as 1, but altered by folk etymology as if of Irish origin.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Solomon Odell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Solomon, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Solomon Odell, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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