John Henry Tuttle

19 June 1821–21 July 1905 (Age 84)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life Summary of John Henry

When John Henry Tuttle was born on 19 June 1821, in New York City, New York, United States, his father, Terry Tuttle, was 31 and his mother, Eleanor Mills, was 21. He married Sabra Ann Voorhees on 14 May 1843, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. In 1905, at the age of 84, his occupation is listed as farmer, small wool-grower, manti co-op share holder in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. He died on 21 July 1905, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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John Henry Tuttle
Sabra Ann Voorhees
Marriage: 14 May 1843
Mary Ellen Tuttle
Joseph Henry Tuttle
Almira Tuttle
Luther Terry Tuttle
Sabra Ann Tuttle
John Henry Tuttle Jr

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 May 1843Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 4
    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.
    Age 6
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1845 · Oh My Father
    Age 24
    "In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."

    Name Meaning

    English (Norfolk, Suffolk and Berkshire):possibly a variant of Thirkell, from the Middle English personal name T(h)irkill, T(h)urkill (Old Norse Thorkell, Thorkil, Thurkil, a shortened form of Thorketill from the god's name Thórr ‘Thor’ + ketill ‘kettle, cauldron’).variant of Tuthill .

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

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    Story Highlight

    "On To Manti" (Eleanor Mills Tuttle & son Azariah)

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    Sources (68)

    • [Census] Jno H Tuttle, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States 1860 Census
    • (Marriage) John Tuttle, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • (1923) John H. Tuttle in entry for Sarah Adline Tuttle, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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