John Duhamel

10 April 1842–20 December 1911 (Age 69)
Saint Helier, Jersey

The Life Summary of John

When John Duhamel was born on 10 April 1842, in Saint Helier, Jersey, his father, John Duhamel, was 23 and his mother, Mary LeGresley, was 25. He married Sarah Pilling about 1880, in Summit, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States in 1860 and Peoa, Summit, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 20 December 1911, in Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Kamas Cemetery, Kamas, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Duhamel
Sarah Pilling
Marriage: about 1880
John Duhamel
LeRoy Duhamel

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  • Marriage
    about 1880Summit, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 15
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    Age 21
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Laurent, Marcel, Andre, Gaston, Jean-Michael, Philippe, Adrien, Armand, Euclide, Fernand, Gaetan, Jacques.French: topographic name, with fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’, for someone who lived and worked at an outlying farm dependent on the main village, Old French hamel (see Hamel ); or a habitational name for someone from Le Hamel, the name of several places in the north of France.History: This surname is listed (in the form Du Hamel) in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.

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

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    JOHN DUHAMEL Birth: 184l Jersey Death: December 19ll (aged 69-70), Utah, USA Burial: Kamas Cemetery, Kamas, Summit, Utah Plot: Section 4-A Memorial ID 7661045 By U.S. FIND A GRAVE Find A Grave, …

    Sources (9)

    • John Du Hamel in household of Jean Du Hamel, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • John Duhamel in household of Geo J Warr, "United States Census, 1910"
    • John Dahamel, 'Utah Death Certificates, 1904 - 1958' on MyHeritage

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