Henry Marion Vance

15 September 1833–26 January 1911 (Age 77)
Harrison, Missouri, United States

The Life of Henry Marion

When Henry Marion Vance was born on 15 September 1833, in Harrison, Missouri, United States, his father, William Vance, was 42 and his mother, Chloe Ingraham Robbins, was 31. He married Elizabeth Baxter on 1 November 1855, in Bethany Township, Harrison, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Bogle Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Butler Township, Harrison, Missouri, United States for about 50 years. He died on 26 January 1911, in Matkins, Harrison, Missouri, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Harrison, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Marion Vance
1833–1911
Elizabeth Baxter
1834–1889
Marriage: 1 November 1855
Mary Magdalene Vance
1856–1944
Martha J. Vance
1858–1858
Stephan Baxter Vance
1858–
Thalia Vance
1858–
Charles Vance
1860–
James W. Vance
1861–1862
Athalia Ann Vance
1863–1935
Ione Alice Vance
1865–1941
Charles Marion Vance
1870–1958

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 November 1855
Bethany Township, Harrison, Missouri, United States
children

(9)

    Female1856–1944Female

    Martha J. Vance

    Female1858–1858Female

    Stephan Baxter Vance

    Male1858–Male

    Thalia Vance

    Female1858–Female

    Charles Vance

    Male1860–Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1834 · Zion's Camp

Age 1

Joseph Smith, Jr. and a group of 200 volunteers departed Kirkland, Ohio, to aid scattered Latter-day Saints. The group known as Zion's Camp arrived to the Fishing River on June 19. A mob had gathered to attack and disjoin the group. A storm swept through the area and the river rose over 30 feet, which caused the mob to scatter.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

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.
1860

Age 27

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: topographic name for someone who lived by a fen or marsh, Old English fenn. Compare Fann .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Vance, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Henry Vance, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry M Vance ?, "United States Census, 1910"

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