Edward Doman

11 August 1819–19 August 1889 (Age 70)
Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Edward

When Edward Doman was born on 11 August 1819, in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edwin Doman, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Dolman, was 28. He married Rosehannah Taylor on 7 August 1843, in Lullington, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 10 daughters. In 1880, at the age of 60, his occupation is listed as chimney sweep in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 19 August 1889, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Doman
Rosehannah Taylor
Marriage: 7 August 1843
Samuel Edward Doman
Joseph Doman
Alice Doman
Mary Ann Doman
Mary Ann Doman
Sarah Doman
Louisa Doman
Sarah Doman
Alice Taylor Doman
Charles Doman
Rose Hannah Taylor Doman
Thomas Eli Taylor Doman
Prince Albert Doman
Mary Anne Doman
Joseph Taylor Doman
Eliza Taylor Doman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 August 1843Lullington, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 1
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 8
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    Age 24
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Crossing the ocean

    The Doman family arrived from England the 19th of August 1868. They came across on the Sailing Vessel "The Great John Bright". It took them six weeks to cross the ocean.

    Sources (63)

    • Edward Doman, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Edward Domon in entry for Eliza T. Steward, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Edward Dowan, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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