Alfred Nelson Billings Sr

23 August 1825–15 March 1881 (Age 55)
Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Alfred Nelson

When Alfred Nelson Billings Sr was born on 23 August 1825, in Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States, his father, Titus Billings, was 32 and his mother, Diantha Morley, was 29. He married Deborah Patten on 9 December 1851, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860. He died on 15 March 1881, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Alfred Nelson Billings Sr
Deborah Patten
Marriage: 9 December 1851
Alfred Nelson Billings
Diantha Billings
George Pierce Billings
William Wallace Billings
Hannah Patten Billings
Warren Frank Billings
Edith Evelyn Billings
Elmira "Mida" Louisa Billings
John Dwight Billings
Florence Delores Billings

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 December 1851Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
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    World Events (7)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
    Age 11
    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
    Age 21
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (Midlands): variant of Billing , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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    Sources (37)

    • Alfred N Billings in entry for Diantha Billings Worsley, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Alfd N Billings, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Alfred N Billings in entry for Warren F Billings, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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