Solomon Davis Clyde

3 June 1827–1882 (Age 54)
Saranac Lake, Harrietstown, Franklin, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Solomon Davis

When Solomon Davis Clyde was born on 3 June 1827, in Saranac Lake, Harrietstown, Franklin, New York, United States, his father, George Washington Clyde, was 28 and his mother, Cynthia Sophia Davis, was 21. He immigrated to Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1851 and lived in San Bernardino, California, United States in 1860 and San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States in 1870. He registered for military service in 1857. He died in 1882, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Clyde
1798–1844
Cynthia Sophia Davis
1806–1879
George Washington Clyde Jr
1825–1899
Solomon Davis Clyde
1827–1882
William Morgan Clyde
1829–1919
Edward Prentis Clyde
1831–1909
Almon Davis Clyde
1834–1898
Lucy Bethia Clyde
1836–1903
James Heber Clyde
1840–1916
Lorinthia Clyde
1843–1849

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 3
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
Age 12
After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
1842 · Relief Society Organized
Age 15
The Relief Society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was organized on March 17, 1842. Emma Smith was the first Relief Society president. It was established as a way to help strengthen and serve other women.

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 (11)

  • Soloman Clyde in household of Edward Clyde, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Solomon Clyde in household of Cynthia Clyde, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Solomon Clyde, "Utah, Territorial Militia Records, 1849-1877"

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