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Sidney Tanner

Birthdate: (86)
Birthplace: Greenwich, Washington County, New York, United States
Death: December 05, 1895 (86)
Beaver, Beaver County, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Plot: A-29-2, Beaver, Beaver County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Tanner and Lydia Tanner
Husband of Louisa Tanner; Rachel Fullmer Tanner; Julia Ann Tanner and Louisa Tanner
Father of Allen Benedict Tanner; Lydia Burk; emma Smith Swarthout; Mary Louise Crismon; Sidney C Tanner and 17 others
Brother of John Joshua Tanner; Nathan Tanner, Sr.; Maria Louisa Lyman; Pardon Tanner; Martin Henry Tanner and 7 others
Half brother of Myron Tanner; Seth Benjamin Tanner; Freeman Everton Tanner; Joseph Smith Tanner; David Dan Tanner and 11 others

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About Sidney Tanner

Sidney Tanner was the son of John Tanner and Lydia Stewart, born April 1, 1809, Bolton, Warren County, New York. He married Louisa Conlee March 1, 1830, Bolton, New York, who was born February 5, 1811. Their family home was in New York. They had the following children:

Allen Benedict born March 2, 1831, married Elizabeth Jane Mathews

           

Lydia born November 3, 1832, married Charles Allen Burk

           

Emma Smith born June 1, 1835, married Nathan Swarthout

           

Mary Louisa born September 4, 1837, married George Crismon

           

Elsie Elizabeth born May 14, 1840, married Newton Chase

           

Sidney, Jr., born March 6, 1842, died infant

           

James Monroe born July 30, 1844 died infant

           

Mason Lyman born July 1, 1846, died infant

Sidney's wife, Louisa, died at the age of 35 on September 29, 1846, in Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, and was buried in the Mormon Pioneer Cemetery there. The following year, Sidney married Julia Ann Shepherd the daughter of Samuel Shepherd and Roxie Laney Ray of Vermont, pioneers, 1848, Amasa M. Lyman company. Julia was born March 24, 1829. They had the following children:

Julia Ann born June 10, 1848, married Charles Y. Tyler

           

Albert Myles born March 5, 1850, married Charlotte Bank

           

Henry Martin born June 11, 1852, married Eliza E. Parkinson; married Emma E. Stapley

           

Naomi Ruth born July 17, 1854, married George Theobald

           

Samuel E. born June 4, 1857, died infant

           

Shepherd Leroy born April 12, 1859, married Olive Oakden

Rollin Ray born September 9, 1861, married Rhoda Hales

         

Walter Wate born November 30, 1863, married Hattie Fotheringham

In 1859, Sidney married Rachel Neyman, daughter of William and Jane Neyman. They had the following children:

William Neyman born January 8, 1860, married Rachel Maria Bach in 1881, the daughter of John Michael Bach and Mary Lucinda Worthington. Rachel died in 1903. William then married in 1907 Olive Marie West, the daughter of Joseph William West. William died in 1918.

           

Edith Idella born July 4, 1862

           

Howard Harper born January 4, 1864, died 1891

           

Rachel Adelia born September 4, 1866, married Barlow Ferguson, died 1906

           

Families resided in Beaver, Utah.

Called to San Bernardino, California, 1849, and returned 1857. Member high council of Beaver stake; counselor in bishopric Beaver ward. Died December 5, 1895, Beaver, Utah.

Sources:

Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 163

   

Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1198

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Sidney Tanner's Timeline

1809
April 1, 1809
Greenwich, Washington County, New York, United States
1831
March 2, 1831
Age 21
Bolton, Warren County, New York, United States
1832
November 3, 1832
Age 23
Bolton, NY, United States
1833
January 15, 1833
Age 23
January 15, 1833
Age 23
1835
June 1, 1835
Age 26
Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, United States
June 1, 1835
Age 26
Kirtland, Lake County, Ohio, United States
1837
September 4, 1837
Age 28
Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, United States
1840
May 14, 1840
Age 31
Liberty, IL, United States