Thomas Samuel Bladen

13 November 1852–7 February 1920 (Age 67)
Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Thomas Samuel

When Thomas Samuel Bladen was born on 13 November 1852, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas Bladen, was 36 and his mother, Mary Cattell, was 38. He married Eliza Ellen Adams on 27 January 1882, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Hamiltons Fort, Iron, Utah, United States in 1860 and Kanarraville, Iron, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 7 February 1920, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Samuel Bladen
Eliza Ellen Adams
Marriage: 27 January 1882
Amy Eliza Bladen
Rhoda May Bladen
Mary Cattle Bladen
Rebecca Ann Bladen
Elizabeth Bladen
Alene Bladen
Thomas Adams Bladen
Zella Bladen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 January 1882St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 11
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 18
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Bladon in Oxfordshire, Bladon in Derbyshire, or Blaydon in Tyne and Wear (formerly in County Durham). The first takes its name from a pre-English name (of uncertain origin and meaning) of the Evenlode river; the second is named with Old English blāw ‘cold’ + Old English dūn ‘hill’; the third is named with Old Norse blár ‘cold’ + Old English dūn ‘hill’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Mary Cattle Bladen by Jane E. Roberts

    Mary Cattle was born at Hartshill, Warwickshire, England on August 10, 1814 to William Cattle and Elizabeth Dagley. She was the 2nd of 9 children. In March 1837 at age 22, she married Thomas Bladen. H …

    Sources (36)

    • Thomas S Bladen, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Thomas Bladen in household of Mary Bladen, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Thos S Bladen in entry for Henry H Mcconnell and Zella Bladen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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