Elizabeth Mahala Hendricks

10 May 1828–12 October 1851 (Age 23)
Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Mahala

When Elizabeth Mahala Hendricks was born on 10 May 1828, in Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States, her father, James Hendricks, was 19 and her mother, Drusilla Dorris, was 18. She married Frederick Nantz Bainbridge in 1847, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. She died on 12 October 1851, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in West Valley City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Gammell Or Gemmell
Elizabeth Mahala Hendricks
Marriage: 27 November 1850
Elizabeth Harriett Mahala Gammell

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 November 1850Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1829 · Missouri State Library
    Age 1
    The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 2
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 8
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hendrick . See also Hendriks .

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Elizabeth Gammell in household of James Gammell, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Elizabeth Gammell in household of James Gammell, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Utah, Select County Marriages, 1887-1937

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