Henry Mansell

13 December 1802–2 April 1888 (Age 85)
Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Henry

When Henry Mansell was born on 13 December 1802, in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Mansell, was 27 and his mother, Mary Mansfield, was 24. He married Jane Hunt on 5 April 1830, in Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in St Giles in the Fields, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and City of London, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 2 April 1888, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Kaysville City Cemetery, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Mansell
1802–1888
Jane Hunt
1804–1889
Marriage: 5 April 1830
Sarah Ann Margaret Mansell
1832–1913
Isabella F Mansell
1834–1906
Mary Ann Jane Mansell
1838–
Henry Samuel John Mansell
1840–1924
Francis Mansell
1841–1842
William Mansell
1842–
Susannah Elizabeth Mansell
1845–1922
Caroline Francis Mansell
1848–1900

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 April 1830Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1803
    Age 1
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1815
    Age 13
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 23
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly West Midlands):(of Norman origin): habitational name from Old French mansel ‘inhabitant of Le Mans or the surrounding area of Maine’. The place was originally named in Latin (ad) Ceromannos, from the name of the Gaulish tribe living there, the Ceromanni. The name was shortened to Celmans and then became Le Mans as a result of the mistaken identification of the first syllable with the Old French demonstrative adjective.status name for a particular type of feudal tenant, Anglo-Norman French mansel, one who occupied a manse (from Late Latin mansa ‘dwelling’), a measure of land sufficient to support one family.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Mann
    Mancill
    Munsell
    Mancil
    Mansel

    Sources (41)

    • Henry Mansell, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Henry Mansell in entry for Mansell, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"
    • Henry Mansell in household of Eliza Wilmot, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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