Otis Lysander Terry 1818

Vital Information
Name: Otis Lysander Terry
Born: 12 Mar 1818
Hardwick, worcester, Mass, USA
Died: 19-Nov-1899 Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, USA
Spouse: Fanny Marilla Loveridge
Spouse Birth: 9-May-1823 Bristol, Ontario, NewYork, USA
Married: 18-Oct-1842 Pleasant Valley, Midland, Michingan, USA
Orson Merrit Terry 1845
Elizabeth Ann Terry 1847
Emma Jane Terry 1849
Otis Lysander Terry Jr. 1852
Alvin Delose 1854
Father: Otis Terry
Mother: Cynthia Ruggles
Life Events:
Event: Christening Date: 24-May-1818
Otis Lysander, s. of Otis and Cyntha, bp. May 24, 1818. C.R.

To the Year 1850
Compiled by Thomas W. Baldwin, A.S., S. B., Member
New England Historic Genealogical Society
Boston, Mass., 1917
Transcribed by Dave Swerdfeger
Births Surnames Starting with T to W
Event: Census Date: 1850
Head of household: Oatus Terry, Age 23, occupation laborer, Born Massachusettes
Wife: Fanny, Age 25, Born New York,
Son: Orson, Age 6, born Michigan
Daughter Elizabeth, Age 3, born (interesting sign, looks like an M with a degree circle after it)
Daughter: Emma J., Age 1, Born same as Elizabeth

Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: , Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory; Roll: M432_919; Page: 101; Image: 205.
Event: Census Date: 4-July-1860
Head of Household: Otis L. Terry, Age 42, Place of birth unknown
Wife: Sarah, Age 42, Place of birth unkown,
Daughter: Mary L., Age 16, Born N.Y.
Son: Orson M., Age 16, Born Iowa,
Daughter: Ophelia, Age 8, Born Iowa,
Son: Edmond J., Age 6, Born Utah Territory
Son: Cha A, age 4, born Utah Territory
A polygamist wife, which children are actually hers unkown, definitely Orson belonged to Fanny, maybe she passed away.

Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: North Bend, Sanpete, Utah Territory; Roll: M653_1314; Page: 697; Image: 155.
Event: Pioneer Date: 14-Mar-1850

Name: Otis Lysander Terry
Age: 32
Birth Date: 12 Mar 1818
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Company: Warren Foote Company SUP-Card Index of Utah Pioneers, 1847-1850

To see accounts taken from the Warren Foote Company Autobiographies and Journals regarding Otis Lysander Terry See the attachments below.

Pedigree Chart (ancestors)
Pedigree Chart (descendants)
Click on the picture(s) for a larger view
Otis Lysander Himself
Another portrait of Otis Lysander
(Same as above?)
1850 Census 


1860 Census


His headstone in Fairview Pioneer Cemetary

Mike Terry,
Dec 13, 2008, 10:44 AM