Charles Coulam

23 October 1835–14 July 1858 (Age 22)
Louth, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Charles

When Charles Coulam was born on 23 October 1835, in Louth, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Coulam Sr., was 33 and his mother, Sarah Jane Corden, was 32. He died on 14 July 1858, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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John Coulam Sr.
Sarah Jane Corden
John Coulam Jr.
Charles Coulam
Fannie Coulam
Henry Coulam
Sarah Jane Coulam
George Briggs Coulam

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World Events (5)

1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 1
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.
Age 8
Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
Age 11
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: see Cowlam .

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

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History of John Coulam Sr.

Written by Chloe Welch-Monk, a great grand daughter John Coulam, son of John and Joanna Ward Coulam, was born 2 August 1802, in Louth, Lincolnshire, England. About 1825 he married Sarah Cordon, dau …

Sources (20)

  • Charles Coulam, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Charles Coulam, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • Charles Collam in household of John Collam, "United States Census, 1850"

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