Madison Daniel Hambleton

Brief Life History of Madison Daniel

When Madison Daniel Hambleton was born on 2 November 1811, in East Hamburg, Erie, New York, United States, his father, Samuel Hambleton, was 25 and his mother, Hannah Hilton Thurston, was 24. He married Chelnecha Smith on 17 January 1835, in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 29 May 1869, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Manti Cemetery, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Madison Daniel Hambleton
Chelnecha Smith
Marriage: 17 January 1835
Gerusha Lucretia Hambleton
Loran Franklin Hambleton
Harriet "Hattie" Hambleton
Lucy Ann Hambleton
James Finlay Hambleton
Parley Pratt Hambleton
Brigham Heber Hambleton
Volney Hambleton
Chelnecha Hambleton

Sources (52)

  • Madison D Hamitlon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Family Data Collection - Births
  • Utah, Military Records, 1861-1970

World Events (8)


War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.


Historical Boundaries: 1821: Erie, New York, United States

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

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: habitational name from any of several places called Hambleton (Lancashire, Yorkshire), Hambleton Hill, Black Hambleton (North Yorkshire), Upper Hambleton (Rutland), Hambleden (Buckinghamshire), or Hambledon (Hampshire, Surrey), Hambledon Hill (Dorset), Great Hameldon (Lancashire), or Hamilton (Leicestershire), in particular Hambleton in Lancashire, which is named from Old English hamel ‘crooked (hill)’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

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

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Autobiography of Gerushia Lucritia Hambleton Boswell

"I was born April 20, 1836, in Buffalo, Erie Co., New York. My father's name was Madison Daniel Hambleton. My mother's name was Chelnecha Smith. I was their first child. I was baptized in the Mississi …

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