Thirza Stiles

18 October 1789–21 November 1866 (Age 77)
Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Thirza

When Thirza Stiles was born on 18 October 1789, in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States, her father, Daniel Olds Stiles, was 25 and her mother, Abigail Farrington, was 25. She married Reynolds Cahoon on 11 December 1810, in Newport, Newport, Herkimer, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 21 November 1866, in South Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reynolds Cahoon
Thirza Stiles
Marriage: 11 December 1810
William Farrington Cahoon
Lerona Elizabeth Cahoon
Pulaski Stephen Cahoon
Daniel Stiles Cahoon
Andrew A. Cahoon
Julia Amina Cahoon
Mahonri Moriancumer Cahoon

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 December 1810Newport, Newport, Herkimer, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
    1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State
    Age 2
    On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.
    Age 23
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Stile , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Daniel Stiles Cahoon

    Daniel Stiles Cahoon was born to Reynolds Cahoon and Thirza Stiles. His siblings were William Farrington, Lerona Eliza, Pulaski Stephen, Andrew, Julia Amina, and Mahonri Moriancumer. He married Jane …

    Sources (56)

    • Thirza Cahoon in household of Reynolds Cahoon, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Thirza Cahoon in entry for William F Cahoon, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Thirza Cahoon in household of Reynolds Cahoon, "United States Census, 1860"

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