Thomas Hill Allsop

15 June 1835–30 August 1895 (Age 60)
Cheddleton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Thomas Hill

When Thomas Hill Allsop was born on 15 June 1835, in Cheddleton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Harris Alsop, was 24 and his mother, Olive Ann Hill, was 22. He married Elizabeth Mollett in May 1857, in Iowa Township, Iowa, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870. In 1851, at the age of 15, his occupation is listed as grocer apprentice in Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 30 August 1895, in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Sandy City Cemetery, Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Thomas Hill Allsop
Mary Elisabeth Roberts
Marriage: 24 October 1868
John Allsop
Fanny Maria Allsop
Harriett Elizabeth Allsop
William Allsop
Mary Elizabeth Allsop
Samuel Francis Alsop
Daniel Arthur Allsop
Laura Minnetta Allsop
Olive Ann Allsop
Ruby Exile Allsop

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  • Marriage
    24 October 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 8
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 19
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Alsop .

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

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    Genealogy from Diary of Thomas Hill Allsop

    In 1881, Thomas Hill Allsop began a Fireside and Genealogy Mission in Derbyshire, England. The parts of the diary that deal with his family history are recorded here. Most of the proselyting refere …

    Sources (42)

    • Thomas Allsop, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Thos. Allsop in entry for Henry William Allsop and Emma Williams, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Thomas Allsop in entry for Henrietta Dobson, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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