Judith Woodby Temple

28 December 1798–25 August 1891 (Age 92)
Holden, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Judith Woodby

When Judith Woodby Temple was born on 28 December 1798, in Holden, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Aaron Temple, was 34 and her mother, Lydia Gleason, was 32. She married John Haven on 19 February 1823, in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850. She died on 25 August 1891, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Haven
Judith Woodby Temple
Marriage: 19 February 1823
Maria Susan Haven
Eliza Ann Haven

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 February 1823Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 2
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    Age 5
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 27
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern England and London), Scottish, and French: from Middle English, Old French temple ‘temple’ (from Latin templum), denoting a religious house or manorial estate of the Knights Templar. The surname may be a metonymic occupational name for someone who lived or worked at such an establishment, or a habitational name from a place so named, such as Temple in Cornwall (Midlothian). The Knights Templar were a crusading order, so named because they claimed to occupy in Jerusalem the site of the old temple. The order was founded in 1118 and flourished for 200 years, but was suppressed as heretical in 1312.English: nickname given to foundlings baptized at the Temple Church, London, so called because it was originally built on land belonging to the Templars.Americanized form of North German or Dutch Tempel 1.

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

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    Sources (42)

    • Judith Haven in entry for Susan Maria Haven, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
    • Judith Haven, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Judith Temple, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"

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