Agnes Jessie Heaton

21 October 1880–16 December 1918 (Age 38)
Wellsville, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life of Agnes Jessie

When Agnes Jessie Heaton was born on 21 October 1880, in Wellsville, Cache, Utah, United States, her father, George Heaton, was 40 and her mother, Jane Laidman Robinson, was 33. She married John R. Thompson on 17 April 1911, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She lived in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States in 1910. She died on 16 December 1918, in Douglas, Cochise, Arizona, United States, at the age of 38.

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John R. Thompson
Agnes Jessie Heaton
Marriage: 17 April 1911

Spouse and Children

17 April 1911
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 10

Idaho is the 43rd state.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 16

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English (northern): habitational name from any of the numerous places so called, for example in Lancashire, Northumberland, and West Yorkshire, from Old English hēah ‘high’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. This surname was taken to Ireland in the mid 17th century, and within Ireland is now mainly found in Ulster.

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

Sources (3)

  • Agnes Heaton in household of George Heaton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Agnes J. Heaton in household of George Heaton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Aques Henten Thompson de Randell in entry for Ada Elleso Randell, "Mexico, Veracruz, Civil Registration, 1821-1949"

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