David Osborn

31 March 1807–12 June 1893 (Age 86)
Greenbrier, McDowell, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of David

When David Osborn was born on 31 March 1807, in Greenbrier, McDowell, Virginia, United States, his father, David Osborn, was 36 and his mother, Mary Harrah, was 24. He married Cynthia Butler on 10 April 1828, in Owen, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Iowa, United States in 1850 and Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 12 June 1893, in Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Montpelier Cemetery, Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Osborn
Cynthia Butler
Marriage: 10 April 1828
Thomas Jefferson Osborn
Mary Eleanor Osborn
Elizabeth Osborn
William Osborn
David Osborn III
Nancy Margaret Osborn
Rebecca Ann Osborn
John Osborn
Harriet Jane Osborn
Cynthia Adeline Osborn

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 April 1828Owen, Indiana, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    Age 20
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 23
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Osborne .

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

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    Story Highlight

    My History by Nancy Margaret Osborn Nielsen

    I have heard my father explain when I was 3 and 1/2 years old to his children and friends so much about the trials that they passed through. We lived five miles from Nauvoo and we used to go to …

    Sources (64)

    • David Osborn, "United States Census, 1860"
    • David Osborn in entry for Nancy Margart O Nielsen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • David Ausburn, "United States Census, 1850"

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