Caroline Rosalia Thurston

3 January 1843–28 January 1912 (Age 69)
New Haven, Huron, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Caroline Rosalia

When Caroline Rosalia Thurston was born on 3 January 1843, in New Haven, Huron, Ohio, United States, her father, Thomas Jefferson Thurston Sr, was 37 and her mother, Rosetta Bull, was 33. She married John James Fry on 15 October 1864, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 9 daughters. She died on 28 January 1912, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John James Fry
1838–1891
Caroline Rosalia Thurston
1843–1912
Marriage: 15 October 1864
Caroline Rossetta Fry
1865–1866
John James Fry
1867–1939
Rossetta Ann Fry
1868–1869
Sarah Jane Fry
1870–1944
Mary Cordelia Fry
1872–1875
Fannie Josephine Fry
1873–1931
William Alonzo Smith Fry
1875–1944
Clara Fry
1877–1943
Marian W Fry
1879–1880
Mauressa R Fry
1881–1881
Nancy H Fry
1883–1958

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 October 1864Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 17
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
    1863
    Age 20
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly East Anglia):from the Anglo-Norman, Anglo-Scandinavian, and Middle English personal name Thurstan, Thorsten (Old Norse Thórsteinn, Thorsten, Anglicized as Old English Thurstān; see Thorstensen ).habitational name from Thurston in Suffolk, so called from the genitive case of the Old Norse personal name Thóri (see Thor ) + Old English tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Tustin
    Thruston
    Thorstensen

    Story Highlight

    Jedediah M. Grant - Willard Snow Company (1847)

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    Sources (30)

    • Caroline Thurston in entry for Sarah Jane McKune, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • C R Fry, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Caroline R in entry for Resetta Ann Fry, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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