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Thomas Mendenhall, Jr.

Male 1844 - 1909  (65 years)


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  • Name Thomas Mendenhall  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 18 Feb 1844  Nauvoo, Hancock Co, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN 1TKZ-RG 
    Residence 4 Aug 1860  Brigham Post Office, Cache Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 21 Mar 1909  Logan, Cache Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 25 Mar 1909  Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1421  default
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2006 

    Father Thomas Mendenhall, Sr.,   b. 10 Mar 1806, Wilmington (Mill Creek), New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1888, Dayton, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Sinex,   b. 16 Sep 1812, Christiana, Delaware Co (Now New Castle Co), Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1848, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 5 Sep 1833  Wilmington, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F585  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louise Smart,   b. 11 Oct 1846, Parigny, Basse-Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1922, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 31 Mar 1863  Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Catherine Ann Mendenhall,   b. 29 Dec 1863, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1864, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Thomas George Mendenhall,   b. 7 Jun 1865, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1866, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +3. Mary Ann Mendenhall,   b. 3 May 1867, Oxford, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1899, Glendale, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +4. Rhoda Keziah Mendenhall,   b. 25 Jul 1869, Bear River, Bear Lake Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1939, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +5. Susannah Matilda Mendenhall,   b. 29 Nov 1871, Bridgeport, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1941, Logan, Cache Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +6. William Henry Mendenhall,   b. 21 Nov 1873, Preston, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1948, Thatcher, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +7. Lorin Matthew Mendenhall,   b. 18 Mar 1876, Bridgeport, Oneida Co (now Franklin Co), Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1952, Preston, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +8. Ada Louisa Mendenhall,   b. 12 Jan 1878, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1951, Pocatello, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     9. Ruby May Mendenhall,   b. 16 Nov 1880, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1903  (Age 22 years)
    +10. Nettie Pearl Mendenhall,   b. 7 Mar 1883, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1963, Preston, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +11. Leo Smart Mendenhall,   b. 7 Apr 1886, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1959, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +12. Albert S. Mendenhall,   b. 4 Jul 1888, Franklin, Franklin Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1947, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F629  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Mar 1909 - Logan, Cache Co, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1860 U.S. Census
    1860 U.S. Census
    Brigham Post Office, Cache, Utah: "Thos Mendenhall" family
    1870 U.S. Census [9 Aug 1870]
    1870 U.S. Census [9 Aug 1870]
    Bridgeport, Cache, Utah (630KB): Families of Thomas Mendenhall, Jr. & George Madison Mendenhall, Sr.
    1880 U.S. Census [3 Jun 1880, p 1]
    1880 U.S. Census [3 Jun 1880, p 1]
    Franklin, Oneida, Idaho (900KB): Thomas Mendenhall, Jr. family
    1880 U.S. Census [3 Jun 1880, p 2]
    1880 U.S. Census [3 Jun 1880, p 2]
    Franklin, Oneida, Idaho (900KB): Thomas Mendenhall, Jr. family

    Headstones
    Headstone
    Headstone
    Headstone for Thomas Mendenhall, Jr.
    Headstone
    Headstone
    Headstone for Mendenhall Family: Thomas Mendenhall Jr., Louise (Smart) Mendenhall, Catherine Ann Mendenhall, Thomas George Mendenhall
    Headstone [inscription]
    Headstone [inscription]
    Zoomed-in image of inscription for Thomas Mendenhall Jr and Louise (Smart) Mendenhall, on west side of marker: "Blessed are those that die in the Lord"
    Family Plot
    Family Plot
    Mendenhall family plot at Franklin Cemetery in Franklin, Franklin, Idaho
    Generation Shot
    Generation Shot
    Image taken 11 Jul 2004 at Thomas Mendenhall Jr.'s memorial at Franklin Cemetery. Pictured are Chad G. Nichols (3rd great grand nephew) and Dennis L. Nichols (2nd great grand nephew)

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1860 U.S. Census - 000607; 1870 U.S. Census - 001298; 1880 U.S. Census - 001299, 001300; Grave Markers - 000776, 000778, 000779, 000781

    2. [S408] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 8th Census, 1860, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 265 (Reliability: 3).
      Brigham Post Office, Cache, Utah: "Thos Mendenhall," age 54, Farmer, value of real estatea 600, value of personal estate 400, birthplace Delaware; "Catherine," age 54, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Thos," age 16, birthplace Delaware

    3. [S229] 1870 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 9th Census, 1870, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), PG 1 (Reliability: 3).
      Bridgeport, Cache, Utah; Lists Thomas age 26, "Farmer," real estate value "100," personal real estate value "300," birthplace Delaware, listed as U.S. citizen

    4. [S117] 1880 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 10th Census, 1880, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), PGS 10-11 (Reliability: 3).
      Franklin, Oneida, Idaho; Lists "T.", age 38, "Stock Raiser," birthplace Illinois, father's birthplace England, mother's birthplace Pennsylvania

    5. [S241] Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Index, 1847-1868 , The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, UT : 2004-2007 [online] http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library This index is the most complete listing of individuals and companies in which Mormon pioneer emigrants traveled west to Utah from 1847 through 1868. It is an incomplete listing, as rosters have not been found for all companies. It also identifies sources to learn more about the experiences of each company.) (Reliability: 3).
      David Wood Company lists members including Thomas Mendenhall (age 46), Cathern Mendenhall (age 47), William Mendenhall (age 37), Sarah Mendenhall (age 34), Susanah Mendenhall (age 18), George Mendenhall (age 16), Lewis Mendenhall (age 13), Mary Mendenhall (age 13), Thomas Mendenhall (age 11), Thomas Mendenhall (age 8), Richard Mendenhall (age 7), John Mendenhall (age 5), & Elizabeth Mendenhall (age 2)

    6. [S415] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    7. [S381] Grave Marker, 46-3 (Reliability: 3).
      Franklin Cemetery

    8. [S41] Eastern Idaho Death Records, Brigham Young University-Idaho. David O. McKay Library, (Rexburg, Idaho : 2005- [online] http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/fhc/Obit/searchForm.cfm), ID 165223 (Reliability: 3).
      Thomas Mendenhall b. 18 Feb 1844; d. 21 Mar 1909; bur. Franklin, Idaho; Source: Sexton blk 46 Lot 3