Clara Ann Tolton

13 April 1852–4 September 1932 (Age 80)
Alton, Madison, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Clara Ann

When Clara Ann Tolton was born on 13 April 1852, in Alton, Madison, Illinois, United States, her father, Edward H Tolton, was 30 and her mother, Mary Ann Tomlinson, was 20. She married Isaac Turley on 4 October 1867, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 4 September 1932, in Colonia Juárez, Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico, at the age of 80, and was buried in Colonia Juárez Cemetery, Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Turley
1837–1908
Clara Ann Tolton
1852–1932
Marriage: 4 October 1867
Edward Franklin Turley
1869–1940
Esther Turley
1871–1963
Frances Turley
1873–1953
Ernest Tolton Turley
1875–1957
Ida May Turley
1877–1877
Mary Ann Turley
1879–1880
Clara Ellen Turley
1881–1933
Moroni Turley
1883–1885
Rachel Turley
1885–1888
Isaac Turley Jr
1888–1977
Walter Turley
1891–1891
Anna Priscilla Turley
1892–1935

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 October 1867Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (12)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (15)

    +10 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1853
    Age 1
    Santa Anna returns to Mexico and becomes president. Sells additional territory to United States under Gadsden Purchase.
    1863
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1873
    Age 21
    Reform Laws incorporated into Mexican constitution confirming separation of church and state.

    Name Meaning

    English (Leicestershire): habitational name, possibly from either of two places called Tollerton, in Nottinghamshire and North Yorkshire. The first is named from the Old Norse personal name Thorleifr + Old English tūn ‘settlement’, ‘enclosure’; the second is from Old English tolnere ‘tax gatherers’ + tūn.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Talton

    Story Highlight

    Clara Ann Tolton Life Story

    History of Clara Ann Tolton Turley Clara Ann Tolton, daughter of Edward and Mary Ann Tomlinson Tolton, was born on April 13, 1852 at Monticello, Madison Co. Illinois. Her paternal grandparents were …

    Sources (29)

    • Clara A Toulton in household of Edwd Toulton, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Clara Tolton in entry for Anna Priscilla Van Wagoner, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Clara A Turley in household of Isaac Turley, "United States Census, 1870"

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