William Stoker

26 March 1819–19 May 1892 (Age 73)
Madison Township, Jackson, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of William

When William Stoker was born on 26 March 1819, in Madison Township, Jackson, Ohio, United States, his father, David Stoker, was 24 and his mother, Barbara Graybill, was 26. He married Almira Winegar on 20 October 1838, in Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 19 May 1892, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Spanish Fork City Cemetery, Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Stoker
Almira Winegar
Marriage: 20 October 1838
Samuel David Stoker
Sarah Stoker
William Alfred Stoker
Susan Ann Stoker
Michael Stoker
Emily Jane Winegar Stoker
Almira Stoker
John Stephen Stoker
Rhoda Stoker

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 October 1838Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 1
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
    Age 17
    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
    Age 27
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name for someone who lived at a place called Stoke; see Stoke .English: in northeastern England, a variant of Stokoe .English: in southern England, especially in Sussex and Surrey, a variant of Stocker .

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

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    Winegars and the early church

    The Winegars and the Early Mormon Church I have been working on a project to create an extensive Winegar data base by adding to my existing files information from the Winegar Tree newsletters. In th …

    Sources (44)

    • Wm Stoker, "United States Census, 1860"
    • William Stoker, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • William Stoker in entry for Joseph Peter Stoker, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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