Thomas Brown Holmes Stenhouse

Brief Life History of Thomas Brown Holmes

When Thomas Brown Holmes Stenhouse was born on 21 February 1824, in Dalkeith, Midlothian, Scotland, his father, George Stenhouse, was 44 and his mother, Elizabeth Brown Armstrong, was 44. He married Fanny Warn on 6 February 1850, in Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 7 March 1882, in San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery (Defunct), San Francisco, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Brown Holmes Stenhouse
1824–1882
Fanny Warn
1826–1904
Marriage: 6 February 1850
Clara Federata Stenhouse
1850–1893
Lorenzo Stenhouse
1852–1920
Emilia Elisa "Minnie" Stenhouse
1853–1912
Serge Marsden Stenhouse
1854–1929
Ida Lulu Stenhouse
1857–1933
George Thomas Stenhouse
1859–1929
Thomas Brown Holmes Stenhouse
1862–1919
Walter D Stenhouse
1864–1942
Fanny Maud Stenhouse
1866–1929
Blanche Hortense Stenhouse
1868–1951

Sources (57)

  • Thomas Stenhouse, "Scotland Census, 1841"
  • Index of Thomas Brown Stenhouse Birth
  • Thomas Brown Holmes Stenhouse, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

1843

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name principally from the barony of Stenhouse in Larbert (Stirlingshire), but perhaps also from places so named in Midlothian and Dumfriesshire. Compare Stonehouse .

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

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Thomas Brown Holmes Stenhouse and Sealing to Caroline Grant

Caroline Grant died at age 18 still living as a daughter in the household of two of her father's widowed wives (Susan Noble Grant and Rosetta Robison Grant). She was never married nor ever had a chil …

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