James Stoddart

about 1840–28 March 1917 (Age 77)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of James

When James Stoddart was born about 1840, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Stoddart, was 35 and his mother, Margaret Mariah McElvin, was 25. He married Marentha Althera Eastham on 21 December 1867, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Cumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Cassia, Idaho, United States in 1910. He died on 28 March 1917, in Oakley, Cassia, Idaho, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Oakley, Cassia, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Stoddart
Marentha Althera Eastham
Marriage: 21 December 1867
James Brewer Stoddart
Mary Jane Stoddart

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 December 1867Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 6
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English (Northumbria) and Scottish: variant of Stoddard .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Brief History of Margaret Mariah McElwain

    Margaret McElwain was born on the 28th of November of 1815 in Carlisle Cumberland England and died on the 10th of July of 1899 in American Fork, Utah. Her parents were John McElwain and Dinah Henderso …

    Sources (15)

    • James Stoddart, "United States Census, 1910"
    • James Stoddart in household of Robert Stoddart, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • James Stoddart in household of Joseph Y Haight, "United States Census, 1900"

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