Stephen Webb Alley

12 December 1832–13 June 1921 (Age 88)
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Stephen Webb

When Stephen Webb Alley was born on 12 December 1832, in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, George Alley, was 39 and his mother, Mary Symonds, was 36. He married Emma Turner on 3 September 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 13 June 1921, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Webb Alley
1832–1921
Emma Turner
1845–1926
Marriage: 3 September 1868
Stephen Wells Alley
1869–1944
Ellen May Alley
1872–1954
Katherine Louisa Alley
1875–1937
George Alley
1878–1943
Daughter - Stillborn Alley
1886–1886
Edna Emma Alley
1888–1966

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 September 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 1
    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    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.
    1863
    Age 31
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Ally, Alli, as forms such as Johannes filius Alli (Norfolk, 1205) make clear. It may be a pet form of Alexander , Alan , Alice , or Alison , or a survival of Old Danish Alli, Old Swedish Alle, found as Alli in the Domesday Book.In some cases also an altered form of French Hallé (see Halle 2) or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname.Variant of Allee 2, a surname of French origin.

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

    Possible Related Names

    All
    Alexander
    Allee
    Halley

    Story Highlight

    Early LDS Missionary

    https://history.lds.org/missionary/individual/stephen-webb-alley-1832?lang=eng

    Sources (41)

    • Stephen W Alley, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Stephen Webb in entry for Peter Davenport Maughan and Edna Emma Alley, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Stephen, Webb Alley in entry for Edna Emma Alley Maughan, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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