Thomas John Tew (1833 - 1904)

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Place of Burial: Springville, Utah County, Utah, United States
Birthplace: Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Springville, Utah County, Utah, United States
Occupation: LDS missionary to England. Walker Indian War Veteran. Mechanic
Managed by: David Geary Younce
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About Thomas John Tew

Thomas John Tew , son of Thomas Tew (1804 - 1888) and Hannah Smith Tew (1811 - 1881), was born 27 June 1833 at Birmingham, West Midlands, England. He came to Utah on 30 August 1851 with an independent company.

Thomas Tew married Rebecca Bird, daughter of John Bird and Ann Russen, pioneers of 1855, on 22 January 1856 at Springville, Utah County, Utah Territory. She was born 28 October 1838 at Yardley, near Birmingham, England. They had nine children, two sons and seven daughters.

Their children were:

  1. Eliza Rebecca Tew (1857 - 1953) married John Mendenhall on 24 April 1879
  2. William Thomas Tew (1859 - 1933) married Clara Elizabeth Snow on 31 January 1884
  3. Lorinda Ann Tew (1861 - 1890) married Joseph Alonzo Reynolds on 15 January 1880
  4. Julia Adelaide Tew (1864 - 1864) died in infancy
  5. Annabelle Tew (1865 - 1947) married Charles D. Evans on 9 February 1887
  6. John Henry Tew (1868 - 1948) married Emma Leona Bulkley on 2 January 1890
  7. Cora Ellen Tew (1871 - 1908) married John P. Anderson on 7 January 1901
  8. Melvina Tew (born 14 Feb 1874) married John S. Smith on 7 November 1912
  9. Erma Dell Tew (born 24 September 1880), married Arville Leroy Titus on 9 February 1901

Thomas Tew served as a Latter-day Saint missionary to England 1882-1884. He was a veteran of the Walker Indian War. A mechanic, he settled at Springville in 1862; moved to Paris, Idaho in 1865; to Richmond, Cache County, Utah Territory in 1868; and back to Springville, Utah Territory in 1872. He died on 6 August 1906 at Springville, Utah County, Utah, United States, at the age of 71.

Sources

  • Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 432
  • Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1205
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 135076
  • 1900 United States Federal Census for Thomas Tew. State: Utah; County: Utah; Township: Springville; City. Sheet: 15; Family: 269; Line: 62; Image: 691.

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Thomas Tew 1833 - 1904

Fødsel: Juni 27 1833 Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

Barnedåb: Aug 9 1835 Bordesley, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

FamilySearch Id: KWJZ-CTK

Title of Nobility: Jr

Ankomst: 1854

Ægteskab: Ægteskab med: <Privat> Jan 2 1856 Springville, Utah, United States

Opholdssted: Springville, Utah, Utah, United States 1900

Død: Aug 6 1904 Springville, Utah, Utah, United States

Gravlagt: Aug 8 1904 Springville, Utah, Utah, United States

Familiemedlemmer

Forældre: Thomas Tew, Sr. 1804 - 1888 Hannah Tew (born Smith) 1811 - 1882

Kone:

Rebecca Tew (born Bird) 1838 - 1922

Søskende: Hannah Tew 1833 - 1912 William Tew 1841 - 1841 Emma Tew 1843 - 1844 Ellen Amelia Tew 1851 - 1932 Mary Ann Tew 1853 - 1858 Sarah Tew 1834 - 1884 Samuel Henry Tew 1842 - 1935 Emily Tew 1847 - 1920 Eliza Rebecca Tew 1851 - 1937

Børn:

Eliza Rebecca Tew 1857 - 1953 Lorinda Ann Tew 1861 - 1890 Annabelle Tew 1865 - 1947 Cora Ellen Tew 1871 - 1908 Erma Dell Tew 1880 - 1970 William Thomas Tew 1859 - 1933 Julia Adelaide Tew 1864 - 1864 John Henry Tew 1868 - 1948 Melvina Tew 1874 - 1936

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Thomas John Tew

Birth: Jun. 27, 1833 Birmingham Warwickshire, England Death: Aug. 6, 1904 Springville Utah County Utah, USA


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Parents:
 Thomas Tew (1804 - 1888)
 Hannah Smith Tew (1811 - 1881)

Spouse:
 Rebecca Bird Tew (1828 - 1922)

Children:
 Eliza Rebecca Tew Mendenhall (1857 - 1953)*
 William Thomas Tew (1859 - 1933)*
 Lorinda Ann Tew Reynolds (1861 - 1890)*
 Julia Adeliade Tew (1864 - 1864)*
 Annabelle Tew Evans (1865 - 1947)*
 John Henry Tew (1868 - 1948)*
 Cora Ellen Tew Anderson (1871 - 1908)*

Siblings:
 Thomas John Tew (1833 - 1904)
 Samuel Henry Tew (1842 - 1934)*
 Emily Tew (1848 - 1920)*
 Eliza Tew Warthen (1851 - 1937)*
 Ellen Amelia Tew Harmer (1856 - 1932)*
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Note: Cause of Death: Brights Disease


Burial: Evergreen Cemetery Springville Utah County Utah, USA Plot: Sec. A Lot 13 Pos. 8


Maintained by: Rose Wright Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So... Record added: Feb 02, 2000 Find A Grave Memorial# 135076

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Thomas John Tew's Timeline

1833
June 27, 1833
Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
1835
August 9, 1835
Age 2
United Kingdom
1849
October 21, 1849
Age 16
1856
January 22, 1856
Age 22
Springville, Utah County, Utah Territory, United States
1857
March 23, 1857
Age 23
Springville, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
1859
February 2, 1859
Age 25
Springville, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
1861
July 11, 1861
Age 28
Springville, Utah, UT
1862
July 26, 1862
Age 29
July 26, 1862
Age 29
1864
March 24, 1864
Age 30
Springville, Utah County, Utah Territory, United States