Alpheus Amulek Harmon

14 April 1839–30 May 1916 (Age 77)
Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Alpheus Amulek

When Alpheus Amulek Harmon was born on 14 April 1839, in Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States, his father, Alpheus Harmon Sr, was 40 and his mother, Huldah Dimrus Vaughn, was 31. He married Eliza Bramwich on 1 February 1860, in North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Weber, Utah, United States in 1860 and Cache, Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 30 May 1916, in Joseph, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Joseph, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alpheus Amulek Harmon
1839–1916
Eliza Bramwich
1834–1906
Marriage: 1 February 1860
Harriet Elizabeth Harmon
1860–1922
Almeda Harmon
1862–1915
Susan Harmon
1863–1864

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 February 1860North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1841 · The Nauvoo Legion
    Age 2
    In 1841, the Nauvoo Legion was organized. It was a group of men formed to protect the people of Nauvoo but also fought in different wars. Joseph Smith was the Lieutenant General of this group. Other leaders included Brigham Young, John C. Bennett, and others. They were part of the Illinois Mormon War (1844-1846), Mexican-American War (March of California, Capture of Tucson), Indian Wars (Battle Creek Massacre, Battle of Fort Utah, Walker War, Ute Black Hawk War, Mountain Meadows Massacre), American Civil War, and Morrisite War. The Legion was disbanded in 1887.
    1846
    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 21
    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 (of Norman origin): from the Anglo-Norman French and Middle English personal name Herman, adopted from ancient Germanic Hariman, Her(e)man, composed of elements meaning ‘army’ + ‘man’.Irish: variant of Hargadon .Americanized form of German Harmann or Hermann . Compare Harman .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Harmond
    Hargadon
    Harmony

    Story Highlight

    David Edwin Bassett Chapter from Gathering Scattered Tribes of Hulda Dimeras Vaughn

    David Edwin Bassett was born 9 Oct 1846 – the second child of Loren Elias Bassett and Hulda Dimeras Vaughn Harmon. He was part of a “yours, mine, and ours” family, being Hulda’s eleventh child and Lo …

    Sources (22)

    • A A Harmon in household of Joseph A Moore, "United States Census, 1910"
    • A. A. Harmon in entry for Almeda Moore, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Alphus Hansmon in household of Henry Hansmon, "United States Census, 1870"

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