Alice Taylor Doman

17 August 1857–7 May 1923 (Age 65)
Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Alice Taylor

When Alice Taylor Doman was born on 17 August 1857, in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Edward Doman, was 38 and her mother, Rosehannah Taylor, was 32. She married David Higgs on 27 March 1876, in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870 and Layton, Davis, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 7 May 1923, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Kaysville City Cemetery, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Higgs
Alice Taylor Doman
Marriage: 27 March 1876
David Edward Higgs
Joseph Williams Higgs
James Levi Higgs
Hyrum Dee Higgs
Charles John Higgs
Mary Louise Higgs
George Heber Higgs

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 March 1876Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 6
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 18
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Hungarian (mainly Domán): from the personal name Domján (see Domian ), an equivalent of Damian .Slovak (also Domáň), Polish, and Czech: from a derivative of local equivalents of the personal name Thomas , hence a variant of Toman , or from a derivative of a Slavic personal name based on the element dom ‘(at) home’ (from Old Slavic domъ ‘home’), as for example Slovak and Czech Domaslav, Polish Domasław. The homonymous Sorbian cognate (also Domań) is apparently found in Germanized forms, only (see Domann and Thomann ; see also 3 below).Americanized form of German Domann , a surname partly of Sorbian origin (see 2 above).

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

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    Sources (27)

    • Alice T Higgis, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Alice Domen in entry for James Levi Higgs and Helen Loretta Kendall, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Alice A. Dornan in entry for Joseph W. Higgs, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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