Talitha Cumi Garlick

22 September 1824–17 April 1902 (Age 77)
Providence Twp, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Talitha Cumi

When Talitha Cumi Garlick was born on 22 September 1824, in Providence Twp, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, David Gaston Garlick, was 44 and her mother, Elizabeth Buck, was 29. She married William Howard Avery on 2 March 1845, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Huntington, Emery, Utah, United States in 1880 and Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 17 April 1902, in Victor, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Victor Cemetery, Teton, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elam Cheney
Talitha Cumi Garlick
Marriage: 13 February 1854
Olive Mehitable Cheney
David Cheney
Selar Cheney
Thomas Edward Cheney

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  • Marriage
    13 February 1854Springville, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 1
    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.
    Age 1
    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1845 · Oh My Father
    Age 21
    "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."

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Jewish Gorelik .English (northern): from Middle English garlec (Old English gārlēac) ‘garlic’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of garlic or perhaps a nickname for someone who ate a lot of garlic.English: alternatively, sometimes probably a shortening of Middle English Garleker ‘seller of garlic’, hence an occupational name with the same meaning as 2 above.

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

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    David & Elizabeth Buck Garlick

    David Garlick and Elizabeth Buck David Garlick was born 12 October 1780 in Lebanon, Hunterdon, New Jersey. His parents were Stephen Garlick and Eve Young. The Garlick (Gerlock) and Young (Jung) f …

    Sources (57)

    • Clista C Avery, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Telitha Garlick in entry for David Cheney, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Talitha Cherry in household of Elam Cherry, "United States Census, 1860"

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