James Heber Clyde

10 February 1840–16 January 1916 (Age 75)
Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of James Heber

When James Heber Clyde was born on 10 February 1840, in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States, his father, George Washington Clyde, was 41 and his mother, Cynthia Sophia Davis, was 34. He married Mary Farnsworth on 8 May 1864, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He immigrated to Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1851 and lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Decatur, Iowa, United States in 1850. He registered for military service in 1866. He died on 16 January 1916, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Historic Springville Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Heber Clyde
Mary Farnsworth
Marriage: 8 May 1864
Florence Arabelle Clyde
Lucy Lenore CLYDE
James Clarence Clyde
Mary Mildred Clyde
Cynthia Jane Clyde
Solomon Adelbert Clyde
Midgie Clyde
Claude Edward CLYDE
Bertha Clyde

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 May 1864Springville, Utah, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1841 · The Nauvoo Legion
    Age 1
    In 1841, the Nauvoo Legion was organized. It was a group of men formed to protect the people of Nauvoo but also fought in different wars. Joseph Smith was the Lieutenant General of this group. Other leaders included Brigham Young, John C. Bennett, and others. They were part of the Illinois Mormon War (1844-1846), Mexican-American War (March of California, Capture of Tucson), Indian Wars (Battle Creek Massacre, Battle of Fort Utah, Walker War, Ute Black Hawk War, Mountain Meadows Massacre), American Civil War, and Morrisite War. The Legion was disbanded in 1887.
    Age 6
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: apparently a topographic name for someone who lived on the banks of the Clyde river (Gaelic Cluaidh, probably of pre-Celtic origin), which flows through Glasgow.

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

    Sources (22)

    • Jas H Clyde in household of Sintha Clyde, "United States Census, 1860"
    • James H. Clyde in entry for Florance Arabella Johnson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • James Clyde in household of Cynthia Clyde, "United States Census, 1850"

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