William Thomas Ayland

4 November 1825–1 November 1908 (Age 82)
Eastington, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William Thomas

When William Thomas Ayland was born on 4 November 1825, in Eastington, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Ayland, was 25 and his mother, Purinah Talboys, was 11822. He married Hannah James in 1846, in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Aston, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 1 November 1908, in Woods Cross, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Thomas Ayland
Hannah James
Marriage: 1846
Franklin Lorenzo Ayland
Ernest Howard Ayland
Clara Louisa Ayland

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1846Bristol, Gloucestershire, England
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 5
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 22
    Historical Boundaries: 1848: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1868: Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Salt Lake, Utah, United States

    Name Meaning

    1 English: see Hayland .2 English: see Ayling .

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

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    Sources (29)

    • William Ayland, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • William T in entry for Mary A Ayland, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • William L Ayland, "United States Census, 1880"

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