Ann Tew

13 July 1835–1884 (Age 48)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Tew was born on 13 July 1835, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Tew Sr, was 31 and her mother, Hannah Smith, was 24. She married Levi Ward Hancock on 19 July 1857, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Leeds, Washington, Utah, United States in 1870 and Washington, Washington, Utah, United States in 1880. She died in 1884, in Circleville, Piute, Utah, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Circleville, Piute, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Ward Hancock
Ann Tew
Marriage: 19 July 1857
Levison Hancock
Zenos Hancock
Ether Thomas Hancock
Cyrus Hancock
Solomon Marcenia Hancock
Samuel Alfred Hancock

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 July 1857Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    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.
    Age 8
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 19
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: nickname for a fat man, from tew ‘plump’.English: habitational name from a place in Oxfordshire (Great, Little and Duns Tew), named with an Old English tīewe ‘row, lengthy object’, referring to the ridge on which these places are situated, or from tīwe ‘meeting place, court’. The surname has been established in Ireland since the 16th century.Chinese: Teochew, Hokkien, and Taiwanese form of the surnames 張 (see Zhang 1) and 趙 (see Zhao 1).

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

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    Story Highlight

    Sealing of Ann Tew and Levi Ward Hancock

    Whan Mosiah Lyman Reed Hancock married Sarah Tew and was sealed together over the alter by O.H. Wells on 26 July 1862 my father Levi Ward Hancock and Ann Tew were also sealed to each other on the …

    Sources (30)

    • Ann Tew in household of Thomas Tew, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Ann Tew in entry for Levison Hancock, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Ann Hancock, "United States Census, 1880"

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