John Burnham Page

11 March 1800–11 February 1865 (Age 64)
Rumford, Oxford, Maine, United States

The Life of John Burnham

When John Burnham Page was born on 11 March 1800, in Rumford, Oxford, Maine, United States, his father, Edmund Page, was 31 and his mother, Nancy H. Ingles, was 30. He married Elizabeth Eliza Grant Luce in 1828, in Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Hudson, St. Croix, Wisconsin Territory, United States for about 10 years. He died on 11 February 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

John Burnham Page
Elizabeth Eliza Grant Luce
Marriage: 1828
Abigail McGowan Page
George W. Page
Daniel Page

Spouse and Children

Massachusetts, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Nancy H. Ingles




    Harriet Page


    Jonathan Page



    Susanna Page



+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Age 15

Historical Boundaries: 1815: Oxford, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Oxford, Maine, United States
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 19

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and French: status name for a young servant, Middle English and Old French page (from Italian paggio, ultimately from Greek paidion, diminutive of pais ‘boy’, ‘child’). The surname is also common in Ireland (especially Ulster and eastern Galway), having been established there since the 16th century.2 North German: metonymic occupational name for a horse dealer, from Middle Low German page ‘horse’.3 (Pagé): North American form of French Paget .

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

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Sources (3)

  • J B Page, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John B Page, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Page, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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