Thomas Minson

26 July 1841–15 January 1920 (Age 78)
Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Thomas

When Thomas Minson was born on 26 July 1841, in Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Minson, was 47 and his mother, Ann Baker, was 40. He married Catherine Ward on 14 November 1866, in Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 15 January 1920, in Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Paris Cemetery, Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Minson
Catherine Ward
Marriage: 14 November 1866
George Thomas Minson
Joseph Ward Minson
Hyrum Edward Minson
Eliza Ann Minson
Arthur Minson
Frank Minson
Grace Ellen Minson
John Minson
Samuel Baker Minson
Catherine Maria Minson
David Minson
Jesse William Minson
Moroni Minson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 November 1866Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 12
    Oldest Grave seen in the Memorials List
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly Somerset): variant of Minchin .

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

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    Thomas Minson

    1841 Jul 26; My father, Thomas Minson, was born in Leamington, Warwick, England. (at 35 Bath Street—above). His father was John Minson, born 9, May 1794 in London* England. *Birth place of John …

    Sources (59)

    • Thomas Minson in entry for Joseph Minson, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Venitta Gertrude Perrett Minson in household of Frank Minson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Thomas Minson in entry for Catherine Ward Minson, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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