Malinda Gimlin

27 March 1811–5 June 1894 (Age 83)
Burkesville, Cumberland, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Malinda

When Malinda Gimlin was born on 27 March 1811, in Burkesville, Cumberland, Kentucky, United States, her father, Samuel Gimlin, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Moore, was 21. She married Tarlton Lewis on 27 March 1828, in Simpson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States in 1860 and Joseph, Sevier, Utah, United States in 1873. She died on 5 June 1894, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Richfield City Cemetery, Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Tarlton Lewis
Malinda Gimlin
Marriage: 27 March 1828
Samuel Lewis
Mary Lewis
Beason Lewis
Edward Partridge Lewis
Malinda Lewis
Tarlton Lewis Jr.
Martha Gimlin Lewis
Ephraim Lewis

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 March 1828Simpson, Kentucky, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 14
    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Pike, Illinois, United States 1825: Adams, Illinois, United States
    1834 · Zion's Camp
    Age 23
    Joseph Smith, Jr. and a group of 200 volunteers departed Kirkland, Ohio, to aid scattered Latter-day Saints. The group known as Zion's Camp arrived to the Fishing River on June 19. A mob had gathered to attack and disjoin the group. A storm swept through the area and the river rose over 30 feet, which caused the mob to scatter.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Gmelin .

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

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    Story Highlight

    The Family History of Tarlton Lewis, Sr. 1805-1890

    Tarlton Lewis, Sr., first Bishop of Salt Lake City was born 18 May 1805, in Pendleton District, South Carolina. Tarlton was the fourth child in a family of 12 children, boijn to Neriah Lewis and Mary …

    Sources (19)

    • Melinda Lewis, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Unknown in entry for Samuel Lewis, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"
    • Molinda W Lewis in household of Tarlton Lewis, "United States Census, 1880"

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