Rais Bell Casson Reynolds Cahoon

13 October 1845–27 February 1911 (Age 65)
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Rais Bell Casson Reynolds

When Rais Bell Casson Reynolds Cahoon was born on 13 October 1845, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, Reynolds Cahoon, was 55 and his mother, Lucina Roberts, was 39. He married Mary Charlotte Johnson on 16 November 1867, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 27 February 1911, in Thatcher, Franklin, Idaho, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Mound Valley Cemetery, Perry, Franklin, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rais Bell Casson Reynolds Cahoon
Mary Charlotte Johnson
Marriage: 16 November 1867
Sarah Lucina Cahoon
Mary Ellen Cahoon
Margaret Rosella Cahoon
Esther Melissa Cahoon
Chloe Estella Cahoon
Rais John Reynolds Cahoon
William Jarvis Cahoon
Mabel Alveretta Cahoon
Alonzo Alvero Cahoon
Joseph Leroy Cahoon
Charles Alphus Cahoon

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 November 1867Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1846 · First Nauvoo Temple Dedicated
    Age 1
    On May 1-3, 1846, the Nauvoo Illinois Temple was fully dedicated. It was the second temple that had been built by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It was the first temple with an angel Moroni on top, in the case of this temple it also doubled as a weather vane. Before the saints left Nauvoo they gathered in great numbers to go through.
    Age 18
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Down and Antrim): variant (reflecting the traditional pronunciation) of Scottish Colquhoun .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Lucina Roberts

    LUCINA ROBERTS JOHNSON CAHOON Born 5 March 1806 Died 1861 This history was taken from the daughters of the Utah Pioneers book, page 468, and Histories of Lucina Roberts Johnson and others by Myron J …

    Sources (39)

    • Rais B Cahoon in household of Reynolds Cahoon, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Rais Cahoon in entry for Leroy Cahoon and Sarah Lucille Osborne, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Rais Cohoon in entry for Margaret Pamter, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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