James Thomas Belliston Jr

5 February 1848–23 April 1915 (Age 67)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of James Thomas

When James Thomas Belliston Jr was born on 5 February 1848, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Thomas Belliston, was 28 and his mother, Louisa Miller, was 28. He married Mary Shill on 12 January 1875, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England in 1851. He registered for military service in 1866. He died on 23 April 1915, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Vine Bluff Cemetery, Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Thomas Belliston Jr
Mary Shill
Marriage: 12 January 1875
Lillie Louisa Belliston
James Leslie Belliston
Mary Maude Belliston
William Howard Belliston
George Belliston

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 January 1875Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 6
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 18
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: habitational name from Belliston in Fife.

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

    Sources (19)

    • James Belliston in household of James Belliston, "United States Census, 1870"
    • James T. Belliston in entry for Lillie B. Andrews, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Jas Belliston in household of J T Belliston, "United States Census, 1860"

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