Angeline Aldous

31 March 1857–8 May 1938 (Age 81)
Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Angeline

When Angeline Aldous was born on 31 March 1857, in Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, Charles Aldous, was 23 and her mother, Mary Ann Brewer, was 19. She married John Reuben Donelson on 31 August 1874, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. She died on 8 May 1938, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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John Reuben Donelson
Angeline Aldous
Marriage: 31 August 1874
John Charles Donelson
Heber James Donelson
Leroy Donelson
Margaret Pearl Donelson
Ruby Angeline Donelson
Albert Clarence Donelson
Edna May Donelson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 August 1874Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 6
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 24
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly East Anglia): from the Middle English female personal name Aldus, a pet form of any of several names beginning with Ald- (Old English Eald-) such as Aldith (see Allday ) and Aldred or Aldrith. It was particularly common in Yorkshire, the northeast Midlands, and East Anglia in the 13th century. Compare Aldis .

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

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    Home in England

    Her birth certificate states that she was born and then resided on Sheepgate Street in Beccles Suffolk.

    Sources (30)

    • Angeline Aldous Donaldsen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Angeline Donelson in entry for Albert C. Donelson and Emily Ethel Brown, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Angline Aldous Donelson in entry for John Rueben Donelson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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