John Albiston Jr

4 April 1814–2 April 1891 (Age 76)
Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

When John Albiston Jr was born on 4 April 1814, in Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Albiston Sr, was 31 and his mother, Hannah Thacker, was 30. He married Elizabeth Mellor on 26 May 1833, in Saddleworth, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 2 April 1891, in Franklin, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Albiston Jr
Elizabeth Mellor
Marriage: 26 May 1833
James Albiston
Hannah Albiston
William Albiston
Charles Albiston
David Albiston
Henry Gilbert Albiston
Martha Albiston
Ann Albiston
John Albiston III
Heber Albiston
Joseph A Albiston
Elizabeth Ann Albiston
Mary Pamela Albiston
Ruth Agnes Albiston

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  • Marriage
    26 May 1833Saddleworth, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1825 · Museum of Lancashire
    Age 11
    The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 22
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: (i) variant of Albinson , altered (with intrusive t) as if derived from a place-name. Compare Alliston . (ii) possibly a variant of Osbaldeston , from Osbaldeston (Lancs), which has a local pronunciation [ˈɔːbɪstn].

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Journal Accounts of the Darwin Richardson Wagon Train

    Darwin Richardson Company Albiston, Elizabeth Mellor 42 27 February 1812 18 August 1879 Albiston, John 12 7 February 1842 9 November 1915 Albiston, John 40 4 April 1814 2 April 1891 Albiston, Josep …

    Sources (52)

    • John Albiston, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • John Albison in entry for John Albison, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • John Albiston, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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