Mary Louisa Tanner

4 September 1837–18 November 1923 (Age 86)
Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Louisa

When Mary Louisa Tanner was born on 4 September 1837, in Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, United States, her father, Sidney Tanner, was 28 and her mother, Louisa Conlee, was 26. She married George C. Crismon on 22 December 1856, in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900 and Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 18 November 1923, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George C. Crismon
1833–1908
Mary Louisa Tanner
1837–1923
Marriage: 22 December 1856
Eloise Crismon
1857–1904
Alice Crismon
1859–1952
Ann Isabel Crismon
1860–
George Leonard Crismon
1861–1885
Mary Evaline Crismon
1863–1864
Margaret Louisa Crismon
1865–1939
Emily Jean Crismon
1868–1960
Sidney Charles Crismon
1870–1918
Franklin Winford Tanner Crismon
1871–1938
Dudley Newton Crismon
1874–1887
Arthur Owen Crismon
1876–1957
Sarah Foster Crismon
1877–1877
Mildred Elsie Crismon
1878–1878
Beatrice Cynthia Crismon
1878–1923
Kenneth Allen Crismon
1881–1963

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 December 1856San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States
  • Children

    (15)

    +10 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
    Age 2
    After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
    1846
    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1860
    Age 23
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern) and Dutch: occupational name for a tanner of skins, Middle English tanner, Middle Dutch taenre. The Middle English form derives from Old English tannere, from Late Latin tannarius, reinforced by Old French taneor, from Late Latin tannator; both Late Latin forms derive from a verb tannare, possibly from a Celtic word for the oak, whose bark was used in the process.German: topographic name from Middle High German tan ‘woods, pine forest’ for someone who lived near such terrain.German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Tanne (in the Harz Mountains, Bavaria, East Prussia, Switzerland) or Tann (Hesse, Bavaria), Thann (Bavaria, Austria, Alsace), Tannen (southern Germany, Switzerland), Thannen (Bavaria).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Tenner
    Tann

    Sources (72)

    • Mary L Crisman in household of George Crisman, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary Tanner in entry for Nathan A Thomas and Beatrice Crismon, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
    • Mary Louisa Crismon in entry for Hildred E Crismon, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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