Alice Oldham Mitton

20 January 1867–18 May 1925 (Age 58)
Wellsville, Cache, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Alice Oldham

When Alice Oldham Mitton was born on 20 January 1867, in Wellsville, Cache, Utah Territory, United States, her father, William Crowther Mitton, was 22 and her mother, Alice Oldham, was 26. She married John Chatterley Kay McMurdie on 20 January 1886, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Avon, Cache, Utah, United States in 1900 and Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 18 May 1925, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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John Chatterley Kay McMurdie
Alice Oldham Mitton
Marriage: 20 January 1886
John Mitton McMurdie
Samuel Mitton McMurdie
David Mitton McMurdie
William Mitton McMurdie
Alice Marie McMurdie
Rose McMurdie
LaVon McMurdie
Richard LeRoy Mitton McMurdie

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20 January 1886
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.

Age 19

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name for someone who lived in the center of a village, from Middle English midde ‘mid’+ toun ‘village’, ‘town’. 2. habitational name from places in Lancashire, Worcestershire, and West Yorkshire, so named in Old English as ‘farmstead at a river confluence’, from (ge)mȳðe ‘river confluence’ + tūn ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alice Metten in household of William Metten, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Alice Mc Murdie in household of John Mc Murdie, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alice Mitton in household of William Mitton, "United States Census, 1880"

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