Louisa Maria Tanner

Brief Life History of Louisa Maria

When Louisa Maria Tanner was born on 28 November 1818, in Bolton, Warren, New York, United States, her father, John Tanner, was 40 and her mother, Lydia Stewart, was 35. She married Amasa Mason Lyman on 10 June 1835, in Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Utah, Utah, United States in 1850. She died on 3 May 1906, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Tooele City Cemetery, Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amasa Mason Lyman
1813–1877
Louisa Maria Tanner
1818–1906
Marriage: 10 June 1835
Matilda Lyman
1836–1903
Francis Marion Lyman
1840–1916
Ruth Adelia Lyman
1843–1848
Amasa Mason Lyman Jr
1846–1937
Maria Louisa Lyman
1849–1877
Lelia Deseret Lyman
1852–1904
Love Josephine Lyman
1854–1940
Agnes Hila Lyman
1857–1881

Sources (52)

  • Maria S Lyman in household of Amasa Lyman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Louisa M. Tanner, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Louisa M Lyman, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

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.

1845

EARLIEST KNOWN BURIAL: Joshua Breckon BIRTH 24 Apr 1804 DEATH 1845 (aged 40–41) BURIAL Tooele City Cemetery Tooele, Tooele County, Utah, USA Show Map PLOT Section 1 MEMORIAL ID 208591655

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.

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History of Amasa Mason Lyman (1813-1877)

History of Amasa Lyman (1813–1877) Autobiography to 1844. Raised in New Hampshire mostly by grandfather, uncle. Baptized by Lyman E. Johnson and confirmed by Orson Pratt in April 1832. Works in Pal …

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