John Osborn Angell

10 January 1837–22 December 1920 (Age 83)
Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of John Osborn

When John Osborn Angell was born on 10 January 1837, in Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, United States, his father, Solomon Angell, was 30 and his mother, Eunice Clark Young, was 27. He married Prudence Sara Ermina Cahoon on 29 December 1858, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 22 December 1920, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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John Osborn Angell
Sarah Jane Mikesell
Marriage: 21 October 1872
Martha Jane Angell
John Osborn Angell
Mary Caroline Angell
Ella Augusta Angell
Alma Hyrum Angell
Ralph Angell
Clara Adella Angell
George Enoch Angell
Albert Amazah Angell
Earnest Leroy Angell
Leslie Frederick Angell

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  • Marriage
    21 October 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 11
    Find A Grave website photo indicates establishment of the cemetery in 1848. Located at the NE corner of 4th Avenue and N Street. Salt Lake City Cemetery is in The Avenues neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah. Approximately 120,000 persons are buried in the cemetery. Many religious leaders and politicians, particularly many leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) lie in the cemetery. It encompasses over 250 acres and contains 9 1?2 miles of roads. It is the largest city-operated cemetery in the United States. The first burial occurred on September 27, 1847, when George Wallace buried his child, Mary Wallace. The burial was two months after the Mormon pioneers had settled the Salt Lake Valley. In 1849, George Wallace, Daniel Wells, and Joseph Heywood surveyed 20 acres at the same site for the area's burial grounds. In 1851, Salt Lake City was incorporated and the 20 acres officially became the Salt Lake City Cemetery with George Wallace as its first sexton.
    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 23
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Angel .Norwegian (of German origin): habitational name from the placename Angeln in Schleswig-Holstein in Germany. The surname is known in Norway from the 17th century.American shortened and altered form of Greek Angelis or of any other derivative of the personal name Angelos (see Angelos ). Compare Angel .

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

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    Sources (55)

    • John O Angell in entry for Mary Caroline Dibble, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • John Angel, "United States Census, 1870"
    • J. O. Angell in entry for Leslie Fred Angell and Alvera May Page, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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