Hyrum Seely

29 March 1848–25 April 1933 (Age 85)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Hyrum

When Hyrum Seely was born on 29 March 1848, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Justus Wellington Seeley I, was 33 and his mother, Clarissa Jane Wilcox, was 26. He married Mary Amelia Goldsbrough on 27 February 1871, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1900 and Indianola, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 25 April 1933, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Mount Pleasant City Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hyrum Seely
1848–1933
Mary Amelia Goldsbrough
1852–1921
Marriage: 27 February 1871
Clarissa Susannah Seeley
1872–1955
Amelia Mehitable Seeley
1874–1929
Henry Azel Seeley
1876–1877
Hyrum Ernest Seeley
1878–1961
Sarah Ethel Seeley
1881–1964
Lodica Maud Seeley
1883–1957
Alvin Wellington Seeley
1885–1964
James Ross Seeley
1887–1976
Clyde Raymond Seeley
1889–1907
Orange Lyman Seeley
1893–1978
Byard Osmond Seely
1895–1898

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 February 1871Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 9
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    1863
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 24
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English (East Anglia): variant of Seeley .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Seeley

    Story Highlight

    Speech of Orange Seely Sr. at Seely Reunion 1912

    Orange Seely Sr. at the Seely Reunion, Mt. Pleasant, Utah 26 June 1912 Robert S. Seely came from England to America in 1630 with the John Winthrop Fleet and settled in Watertown, Massachusetts. …

    Sources (72)

    • Hyrum Seely, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Hyrum Seeley, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"
    • Hyrum Seeley in entry for Mary Amelia Seeley, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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