Merab Amelia Stone

26 September 1845–4 February 1913 (Age 67)
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Merab Amelia

When Merab Amelia Stone was born on 26 September 1845, in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, her father, Amos Pease Stone, was 30 and her mother, Amelia Bishop, was 26. She married Thomas Joseph Richardson on 4 February 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Rockland, Power, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 4 February 1913, in Inkom, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Inkom, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Joseph Richardson
Merab Amelia Stone
Marriage: 4 February 1865
Mary Amelia Richardson
Thomas Ives Richardson
Amos Richardson
James Albert Richardson
John Richardson
George Richardson
Violet Merab Richardson
Emma Richardson
Clara Minerva Richardson
Richard Nathan Richardson
Robert Howard Richardson
Anna Richardson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 February 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 12
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    Age 18
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English ston(e) ‘stone, rock’ (Old English stān). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived on stony ground, by a notable outcrop of rock, or by a stone boundary-marker or monument, or habitational, from a place called Stone, such as those in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Somerset, Staffordshire, and Worcestershire.Irish (Kilkenny): adopted for Irish Ó Clochartaigh (see Clougherty ) and/or Ó Clochasaigh (see Clohessy ), and possibly several other names containing or thought to contain the element cloch ‘stone’.Americanized form (translation into English) of various surnames in other languages, meaning ‘stone’, including Jewish Stein , Norwegian Steine, French Lapierre .

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

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    Sources (30)

    • Merch Stone in household of Newton Tuttle, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Me...Ob Stone in entry for John Richardson, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Merab Richardson in household of Thomas Richardson, "United States Census, 1900"

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