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.

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Family Time Line

William Hallam Worthen
1848–1925
Nancy Eleanor Britanna Keele
1853–1933
Marriage: 25 December 1868
Sarah Angeline Worthen
1869–1951
Mary Louise Worthen
1871–1874
Susan Eleanor Worthen
1873–1908
William Samuel Worthen
1875–1949
Francis Brittania Worthen
1877–1965
Nancy Viola Worthen
1878–1945
Laura Amanda Worthen
1881–1936
Joseph Richard Worthen
1882–1951
Alice Mariah Worthen
1884–1947
Maude Worthen
1887–1969
Thomas Herbert Worthen
1889–1958
Rhoda Matilda Worthen
1891–1980
Katie Worthen
1895–1966

Spouse and Children

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

    (13)

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    Siblings

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    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1860
    Age 12
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    1863
    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

    Worthing
    Worden
    Worthan

    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"

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