William Hallam Worthen

24 December 1848–10 February 1925 (Age 76)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of William Hallam

When William Hallam Worthen was born on 24 December 1848, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, Samuel Worthen, was 23 and his mother, Sarah Ellen Hallam, was 25. He married Nancy Eleanor Britanna Keele on 25 December 1868, in New Harmony, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Kane, Utah, United States in 1870 and Mount Carmel, Kane, Utah, United States in 1880. He registered for military service in 1922. He died on 10 February 1925, in Ferron, Emery, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Ferron City Cemetery, Ferron, Emery, Utah, United States.

Photos and Memories (14)

Do you know William Hallam? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Hallam Worthen
Nancy Eleanor Britanna Keele
Marriage: 25 December 1868
Sarah Angeline Worthen
Mary Louise Worthen
Susan Eleanor Worthen
William Samuel Worthen
Francis Brittania Worthen
Nancy Viola Worthen
Laura Amanda Worthen
Joseph Richard Worthen
Alice Mariah Worthen
Maude Worthen
Thomas Herbert Worthen
Rhoda Matilda Worthen
Katie Worthen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1868New Harmony, Washington, Utah, United States
  • Children


    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings



    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 12
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 22
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name from Old English worthign ‘enclosure, homestead’ or a habitational name from any of several places so named, such as Worthen in Shropshire or Worthing in Norfolk.

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

    Possible Related Names


    Story Highlight

    Jolleys begin to leave Southern Utah, Some Jolleys move to Arizona...etc.

    Source: "The Jolley Family Book" published by Brigham Young University Press 1966, written by Bryant Manning Jolley and his committee. JOLLEYS BEGIN TO LEAVE SOUTHERN UTAH Prosperity was enjoyed by …

    Sources (34)

    • William Worthery, "United States Census, 1870"
    • William Worthen in entry for Francis Brittana Allridge, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • William Worthen, "United States Census, 1880"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.