Elizabeth Clark Haws

20 February 1843–2 April 1882 (Age 39)
Van Buren, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Clark

When Elizabeth Clark Haws was born on 20 February 1843, in Van Buren, Iowa, United States, her father, Elijah Haws, was 38 and her mother, Catharine Floyd Pease, was 35. She married Joseph Smith Tanner on 17 February 1860, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850. She died on 2 April 1882, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 39, and was buried in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Smith Tanner
Elizabeth Clark Haws
Marriage: 17 February 1860
Mary Elizabeth Tanner
Joseph Edward Tanner
Anna Sariah Tanner
John Wesley Tanner
Amelia J Tanner
Henry Smith Tanner
Lois Arminnie Tanner
Estella Tanner
Emma Mildred Tanner
Nathaniel Haws Tanner
William Elijah Tanner
Ezra Floyd Tanner
Adelade Tanner

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 February 1860Payson, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 4
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 14
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

    Name Meaning

    Possibly an altered form of Haas .English (East Anglia): variant of Hawes .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Joseph and Elizabeth Tanner - from "Kaysville & Kiel"

    [The following is a chapter from "Kaysville & Kiel" by Greg Christensen, available at http://www.blurb.com/b/2651585-kaysville-kiel for the cost of printing only.] Joseph Smith Tanner was born on Ju …

    Sources (33)

    • Elizabeth Tanner in household of Joseph Tanner, "United States Census, 1870"
    • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
    • Elizabeth Haws in entry for Lois Arminnie Tanner Fairbanks, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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