Oliver Granger Kimball

12 November 1846–5 May 1911 (Age 64)
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Oliver Granger

When Oliver Granger Kimball was born on 12 November 1846, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, Hiram S. Kimball, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Melissa Granger, was 27. He married Mary Ann Draper on 28 June 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1880 and Winter Quarters, Carbon, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 5 May 1911, in Scofield, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Oliver Granger Kimball
Mary Ann Draper
Marriage: 28 June 1869
May Kimball
Phobe Kimball
Sarah Ann "Sadie" Kimball
Florence Kimball

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 June 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1848 · Fire Destroys the Temple
    Age 2
    On October 9, 1848, an arsonists fire claimed everything but the outer walls of the Nauvoo Temple since the structure was made out of limestone and wood. It was meant to discourage the Saints that had fled to never come back.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English:habitational name from Great and Little Kimble (Buckinghamshire). The placename probably derives from Old English cyne ‘royal’ + belle ‘(bell-shaped) hill’.variant of Kimble .

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

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    Sources (21)

    • Oliver Kimball in household of Hiram Kimball, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Oliver G. Kimball, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Oliver Kimball in household of Hiram Kimball, "United States Census, 1850"

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