Elsie Permelia Stoddard

12 December 1845–31 March 1907 (Age 61)
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Elsie Permelia

When Elsie Permelia Stoddard was born on 12 December 1845, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, her father, Amos Stoddard, was 37 and her mother, Leah Fickes, was 38. She married Isaac Payson Robinson on 29 May 1863, in Graham, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Mountain Green, Morgan, Utah, United States in 1880 and Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States in 1900. She died on 31 March 1907, in Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Thatcher Cemetery, Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Isaac Payson Robinson
Elsie Permelia Stoddard
Marriage: 29 May 1863
Isaac Payson Robinson
Leah Lois Robinson
Joseph Martin Robinson
Mary Anna Robinson
Cyrus Stoddard Robinson
Franklin Robinson
Emily Robinson
Wilford Robinson
Elsie Permelia Robinson
Effie Robinson
Amy Robinson
Orson Hyde Robinson
Zina Robinson
Jennie Robinson

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  • Marriage
    29 May 1863Graham, Arizona, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1846 · First Nauvoo Temple Dedicated
    Age 1
    On May 1-3, 1846, the Nauvoo Illinois Temple was fully dedicated. It was the second temple that had been built by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It was the first temple with an angel Moroni on top, in the case of this temple it also doubled as a weather vane. Before the saints left Nauvoo they gathered in great numbers to go through.
    Age 18
    Arizona Territory

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: occupational name for someone who looked after a stud of horses, from Middle English and Older Scots stod(e), stud(e) ‘establishment where horses were bred’, ‘herd of stallions or mares’ + herd(e) ‘herdsman’.English: variant of Stothard, an occupational name for a keeper of cattle or horses, from Middle English stot ‘steer, bullock’ or ‘horse’ + herd(e) ‘herdsman’. The name was probably confused with Stodeherd ‘keeper of stud-horses’ (see above).History: The Stoddard family of Boston, MA, was introduced by Anthony Stoddard (1600–1686), who settled there in 1639. Solomon Stoddard (1643–1728/9) was a prominent Congregational clergyman in MA, the grandfather of Jonathan Edwards, and progenitor of many noted descendants.

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

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    History of Elsie Permelia Stoddard

    History of Elsie Permelia Stoddard Elsie Permelia Stoddard, daughter of Amos Stoddard and Leah Fickes, was born 12 December 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. When she was four years old, her fat …

    Sources (35)

    • Elsie Stoddard in entry for Cyrus Robinson, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Elsa Stoddard in household of Amos Stoddard, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Elsie P. Stoddard in entry for Joseph M. Robinson, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"

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