William Francis Maylett

Brief Life History of William Francis

When William Francis Maylett was born on 10 April 1826, in Bromfield, Shropshire, England, his father, James Maylett, was 39 and his mother, Mary Vaughan, was 42. He married Elizabeth Rudd on 6 April 1853, in At Sea. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1856. He registered for military service in 1866. He died on 23 October 1908, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Manti Cemetery, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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William Francis Maylett
Margaret Wilson
Marriage: 7 November 1865
James Wilson Maylett
Ann Whitaker Maylett
John Franklin Maylett
Mary Ellen Maylett
Edwin Maylett
Henry Maylett

Sources (47)

  • William Maylet, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: William Francis Maylett - birth: 10 April 1826; Bromfield, Shropshire, England
  • William Waylett to Elizabeth Rudd marriage, "Millennial Star, 1853"

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EARLIEST RECORDED MARKER Isaac Voorhees BIRTH 1769 Conestoga, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA DEATH 1831 (aged 61–62) Ohio, USA BURIAL Manti Cemetery Manti, Sanpete County, Utah, USA MEMORIAL ID 37165632 · View Source


Historical Boundaries: 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Sanpete, Utah, United States

Name Meaning

English: see Maillard .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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Doris Chapman Miner's Recollections

Sailed from England to New Orleans and came up the Mississippi River. Opened a retail store to make enough money to continue on. His home stands in the middle of the block in Manti.

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