Thomas Dallin

27 October 1836–7 November 1908 (Age 72)
Ilfracombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Thomas

When Thomas Dallin was born on 27 October 1836, in Ilfracombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, Tobias Dallin, was 30 and his mother, Anthea Finch, was 31. He married Jane Ellen Hamer on 27 May 1859, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 7 November 1908, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Dallin
Jane Ellen Hamer
Marriage: 27 May 1859
Thomas William Dallin
Cyrus Edwin Dallin
John W Dallin
Bruce Dallin
Tobias Dallin
Daisy Jane Dallin
Samuel Dallin
Victor Emanuel Dallin
Roaul Edward Dallin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 May 1859Springville, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 14
    Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 21
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.

    Name Meaning

    English (Surrey and Middlesex): variant of Dalling .

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

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    History of Thomas Dallin and Jane Dallin (His Wife)

    Thomas Dallin was born in Ififracombe, Devonshire, England on the 27th October 1836 the son of Tobias and Antha Finch Dallin. Thomas was a tall stately man and a kind Father. He had seven children si …

    Sources (29)

    • Thomas Dallin in household of Tobaas Dallin, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Thomas in entry for Cyrus E. Dallin and Vittoria C. Murray, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
    • Thomas Dallin in entry for Bruce Dallin, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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