Elizabeth Jane Tuttle

Brief Life History of Elizabeth Jane

When Elizabeth Jane Tuttle was born on 6 September 1823, in New York City, New York County, New York, United States, her father, Terry Tuttle, was 33 and her mother, Eleanor Mills, was 23. She married Joseph Wellington Coolidge in 1848, in Keg Creek Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860 and Payson, Utah, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 4 May 1890, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

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John Darwin Chase
Elizabeth Jane Tuttle
Marriage: 19 February 1854
Sisson Almandoras Chase
Luther Tuttle Chase

Sources (34)

  • Elizth Chase, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Elizabeth Jane Tuttle - birth: 6 September 1823; New York City, New York, United States
  • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.


Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States

1841 · The Nauvoo Legion

In 1841, the Nauvoo Legion was organized. It was a group of men formed to protect the people of Nauvoo but also fought in different wars. Joseph Smith was the Lieutenant General of this group. Other leaders included Brigham Young, John C. Bennett, and others. They were part of the Illinois Mormon War (1844-1846), Mexican-American War (March of California, Capture of Tucson), Indian Wars (Battle Creek Massacre, Battle of Fort Utah, Walker War, Ute Black Hawk War, Mountain Meadows Massacre), American Civil War, and Morrisite War. The Legion was disbanded in 1887.

Name Meaning

English (Norfolk, Suffolk and Berkshire):

possibly a variant of Thirkell, from the Middle English personal name T(h)irkill, T(h)urkill (Old Norse Thorkell, Thorkil, Thurkil, a shortened form of Thorketill from the god's name Thórr ‘Thor’ + ketill ‘kettle, cauldron’).

variant of Tuthill .

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

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