Agnes G. Douglass

28 December 1845–24 February 1847 (Age 1)
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Agnes G.

When Agnes G. Douglass was born on 28 December 1845, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, her father, William Douglass, was 26 and her mother, Agnes Cross, was 27. She died on 24 February 1847, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 1, and was buried in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Douglass
1819–1892
Agnes Cross
1818–1906
Margaret Sarah Douglass
1843–1854
Agnes G. Douglass
1845–1847
William John Douglass
1848–1905
Samuel Douglass
1850–1918
Matilda Douglass
1851–1932
Eliza R. Douglass
1853–1853
Joseph Smith Douglass
1855–1919
Mary Elizabeth Douglass
1857–1930

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World Events (2)

1846
Age 1
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846 · First Nauvoo Temple Dedicated
Age 1
On May 1-3, 1846, the Nauvoo Illinois Temple was fully dedicated. It was the second temple that had been built by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It was the first temple with an angel Moroni on top, in the case of this temple it also doubled as a weather vane. Before the saints left Nauvoo they gathered in great numbers to go through.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English (Durham and Northumbria): variant of Douglas .History: William Douglass, a physician recognized for his identification and description of an epidemic of scarlet fever, was born c. 1691 in Gifford, Haddington County, Scotland, and settled in Boston in 1718. The abolitionist, orator, and journalist Frederick Douglass assumed the name after escaping from slavery in 1838 and traveling to Massachusetts. Son of a white father and a slave with some Indian blood, he was born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey c. 1817 in Tuckahoe, MD.

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

Possible Related Names

Douglas

Sources (3)

  • Agness Douglass in household of William Douglass, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Agnes Douglass, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Agnes Douglass, "Find A Grave Index"

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