Charles Henry Alley Sr

15 April 1839–27 July 1901 (Age 62)
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Henry

When Charles Henry Alley Sr was born on 15 April 1839, in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, George Alley, was 46 and his mother, Mary Symonds, was 42. He married Nancy Adaline York on 15 July 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850. In 1900, at the age of 61, his occupation is listed as farmer in Rich, Utah, United States. He died on 27 July 1901, in Laketown, Rich, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Laketown, Rich, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henry Alley Sr
Nancy Adaline York
Marriage: 15 July 1872
Charles Henry Alley Jr.
George Allison Alley
Willis David Alley
Dr. John Symonds Alley Sr.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 July 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1840 · Harmony Grove Cemetery Established
    Age 1
    The Harmony Grove Cemetery was established in 1840. Many notible people are buried many being government officials. The war department gave cannons from the Civil War to stand as monuments along with the stautes of three different people Sarah Parker Remond, Frederick Townsend War, Stephen C. Phillips.
    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Ally, Alli, as forms such as Johannes filius Alli (Norfolk, 1205) make clear. It may be a pet form of Alexander , Alan , Alice , or Alison , or a survival of Old Danish Alli, Old Swedish Alle, found as Alli in the Domesday Book.In some cases also an altered form of French Hallé (see Halle 2) or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname.Variant of Allee 2, a surname of French origin.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Charles, his brothers, and ranch life.

    From the Journal of Gerald I. Alley, his son: "My father had 3 brothers. He was the oldest boy. Next, was George Allison who loved to race and train the horses. He bought cattle in the early part …

    Sources (14)

    • Charles Alley in household of George Alley, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Charles Henry Alley in entry for Charles Henry Alley, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Charles H. Alley, "United States Census, 1900"

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