Charles Henry Stoddard

21 April 1827–2 September 1907 (Age 80)
Jacobstown, Burlington, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Henry

When Charles Henry Stoddard was born on 21 April 1827, in Jacobstown, Burlington, New Jersey, United States, his father, Israel Stoddard, was 22 and his mother, Sarah Woodward, was 21. He married Anna Telford on 22 February 1852, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. He registered for military service in 1898. He died on 2 September 1907, in Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Richmond City Cemetery, Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henry Stoddard
Anna Telford
Marriage: 22 February 1852
George Henry Stoddard
John Robert Stoddard
Charles Witt Stoddard Sr.
William Israel Stoddard
Mary Rebecca Stoddard
Joseph Smith Stoddard
Jane Telford Stoddard
Anna Victoria Stoddard

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 February 1852Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 3
    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.
    1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
    Age 12
    After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
    1848 · Fire Destroys the Temple
    Age 21
    On October 9, 1848, an arsonists fire claimed everything but the outer walls of the Nauvoo Temple since the structure was made out of limestone and wood. It was meant to discourage the Saints that had fled to never come back.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: occupational name for someone who looked after a stud of horses, from Middle English and Older Scots stod(e), stud(e) ‘establishment where horses were bred’, ‘herd of stallions or mares’ + herd(e) ‘herdsman’.English: variant of Stothard, an occupational name for a keeper of cattle or horses, from Middle English stot ‘steer, bullock’ or ‘horse’ + herd(e) ‘herdsman’. The name was probably confused with Stodeherd ‘keeper of stud-horses’ (see above).History: The Stoddard family of Boston, MA, was introduced by Anthony Stoddard (1600–1686), who settled there in 1639. Solomon Stoddard (1643–1728/9) was a prominent Congregational clergyman in MA, the grandfather of Jonathan Edwards, and progenitor of many noted descendants.

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

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    Charles Henry Stoddard

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    Sources (70)

    • Israel Sodard, "United States Census, 1830"
    • Charles Henry Stoddard in entry for William Israel Stoddard and Yarda Sophia Johnson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940" (1936)
    • Charles Stoddard in entry for Hulda Stoddard Thomas, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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