Augusta Bowen Cleveland

7 December 1828–27 March 1903 (Age 74)
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Augusta Bowen

When Augusta Bowen Cleveland was born on 7 December 1828, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, her father, John Alexander Cleveland, was 38 and her mother, Sarah Marrietta Kingsley, was 40. She married John Lyman Smith on 9 July 1845. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850 and Meadow Creek, Millard, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 27 March 1903, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States.

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John Lyman Smith
Augusta Bowen Cleveland
Marriage: 9 July 1845
Isabella Smith
Henry W. Smith
Augusta Bowen Smith
Sarah Marrietta Smith
Clarissa Medora Smith
Asahel Albert Smith
John Lyman Smith Jr.
Don George Alexander Smith
Andrew Emerson SMITH
Lottie Rose Smith
Sophronia Amanda Smith

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  • Marriage
    9 July 1845
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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 2
    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.
    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
    Age 8
    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
    1861 · St. George Founded
    Age 33
    On December 6,1861, St. George Utah was founded. How it got its name remains a mystery. Some claim it was supposedly named after George A. Smith who was an Apostle for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the time. Those that went down were told to start cotton fields as it might be important with the American Civil War going on.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of several places in Devon, Essex, or the North Yorkshire, formed from the genitive plural (clifa) of Old English clif ‘bank, slope’ + land ‘land’.Americanized form (and a rare Norwegian variant) of Norwegian Kleveland or its variant Kleiveland, and also of Kleven or its variant Kleiven.History: Grover Cleveland (1837–1908), 22nd and 24th president of the US, was the fifth child of a country Presbyterian clergyman. His father, Richard Falley Cleveland, a graduate of Yale College and of the theological seminary at Princeton, was descended from Moses Cleaveland who arrived in MA in 1635.

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

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    Sources (30)

    • Augusta B Smith in household of John L Smith, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Augusta B. Cleaveland, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Agnusta B. Smith in entry for Augusta B. Smith Lambert, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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