Angeline Almeda Shurtliff

8 February 1843–25 January 1910 (Age 66)
Russell, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Angeline Almeda

When Angeline Almeda Shurtliff was born on 8 February 1843, in Russell, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Elisha Shurtleff Jr, was 39 and her mother, Cynthia Noble, was 36. She married Chauncey Walker West on 5 November 1857, in Russell, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States in 1860 and Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States for about 20 years. She died on 25 January 1910, in Roy, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Chauncey Walker West
Angeline Almeda Shurtliff
Marriage: 5 November 1857
Chauncey Elisha West
Cyntha Angeline West
Melissa J. West
Charles Raymond West

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 November 1857Russell, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1845 · Oh My Father
    Age 2
    "In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."
    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1861 · Simple life to Soldiers
    Age 18
    Illinois contributed 250,000 soldiers to the Union Army, ranking it fourth in terms of the total men fighting for a single state. Troops mainly fought in the Western side of the Appalachian Mountains, but a few regiments played important roles in the East side. Several thousand Illinoisians died during the war. No major battles were fought in the state, although several towns became sites for important supply depots and navy yards. Not everyone in the state supported the war and there were calls for secession in Southern Illinois several residents. However, the movement for secession soon died after the proposal was blocked.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Shircliff .

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Angeline West, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Angeline A Shurtliff in entry for Ransom West and Mary Ann Anderson, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"
    • Angeline West, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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