Tabitha Lavina Billingsley

6 November 1832–27 April 1908 (Age 75)
Trenton, Gibson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Tabitha Lavina

When Tabitha Lavina Billingsley was born on 6 November 1832, in Trenton, Gibson, Tennessee, United States, her father, Elijah Randolph Billingsley, was 25 and her mother, Emaline Lovina Northcott, was 25. She married Joseph Lorenzo Hyde on 19 February 1851, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Mills, Juab, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 27 April 1908, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Lorenzo Hyde
Tabitha Lavina Billingsley
Marriage: 19 February 1851
Sarah Emeline Hyde
Joseph Alonzo Hyde
Martha Jane Hyde
Cynthia Artenia Hyde
William Henry Hyde
Charles LeRoy Hyde
Lydia Estelia Hyde
Martin Elijah Hyde
Edwin Monroe Hyde
Leo Hyde
Edith Tabitha Hyde
Mary Myrna Hyde

Spouse and Children

19 February 1851
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 3

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 4

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.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 30

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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Shropshire named Billingsley, from Old English Billingeslēah, probably ‘clearing (Old English lēah) near a sword-shaped hill’ ( see Bill ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Tabitha Hyde in household of Joseph Hyde, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Tabith Hyde in household of Josh Hyde, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Tabitha Hyde in household of Joseph Hyde, "United States Census, 1870"

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