Henry Alanson Teeples

8 November 1844–4 December 1904 (Age 60)
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Henry Alanson

When Henry Alanson Teeples was born on 8 November 1844, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, George Bentley Teeples, was 41 and his mother, Huldah Clarinda Colby, was 32. He married Hannah Colby on 15 December 1868, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Holden, Millard, Utah, United States in 1868 and Burrville, Sevier, Utah, United States in 1887. His occupation is listed as dairy farm on fish lake in Fish Lake, Sevier, Utah, United States. He died on 4 December 1904, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Goshen Cemetery, Goshen, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

Photos and Memories (29)

Do you know Henry Alanson? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Henry Alanson Teeples
1844–1904
Hannah Colby
1847–1932
Marriage: 15 December 1868
Ransford Henry Teeples
1869–1955
Nephi Teeples
1878–
Jacob Edwin Teeples
1871–1946
George Ammon Teeples
1874–1907
Hannah Loretta Teeples
1875–1876
Benjamin Teeples
1879–1882
Margaret Ada Teeples
1881–1889
Willis Teeples
1884–1954
Huldah Jane Teeples
1886–1956
Louisa Teeples
1888–1906
Augusta Ellen Teeples
1892–1975

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 December 1868Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1845 · Oh My Father
    Age 1
    "In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."
    1846
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1861 · Simple life to Soldiers
    Age 17
    Illinois contributed 250,000 soldiers to the Union Army, ranking it fourth in terms of the total men fighting for a single state. Troops mainly fought in the Western side of the Appalachian Mountains, but a few regiments played important roles in the East side. Several thousand Illinoisians died during the war. No major battles were fought in the state, although several towns became sites for important supply depots and navy yards. Not everyone in the state supported the war and there were calls for secession in Southern Illinois several residents. However, the movement for secession soon died after the proposal was blocked.

    Name Meaning

    Variant of Teeple .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Teeple

    Story Highlight

    My Life History by Augusta Ellen Teeples

    1966 Augusta Ellen Teeples Fullmer. I was born April 5, 1892 at Burville Sevier Co. Utah. I was baptized by Henry Burr. My Father's name. My Mother's name. My Brothers and Sisters. Ransford Henry Te …

    Sources (96)

    • Henry Teaples in household of Geo Teaples, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Henry A in entry for Ransford Henry Teeples and Sarah Edna Holt, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Henry A. Teeples in entry for David John Teeples, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.