Martin Luther Day

10 November 1866–29 August 1885 (Age 18)
Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Martin Luther

When Martin Luther Day was born on 10 November 1866, in Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Smith Day, was 27 and his mother, Mary Anderson, was 24. He died on 29 August 1885, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States, at the age of 18, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States.

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Joseph Smith Day
1839–1902
Mary Anderson
1842–1880
Martin Luther Day
1866–1885

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (6)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 6

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a pet form of David .2 English: from the Middle English personal name Day(e) or Dey(e), Old English Dæi, apparently from Old English dæg ‘day’, perhaps a short form of Old English personal names such as Dægberht and Dægmund. Reaney, however, points to the Middle English word day(e), dey(e) ‘dairy maid’, ‘(female) servant’ (from Old English dæge, cognate with Old Norse deigja ‘female servant’, ultimately from a root meaning ‘to knead’, and related to the word for dough), which he says came to be used for a servant of either sex.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Deaghaidh ( see O’Dea ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martin L Day in household of Joseph Day, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Martin Day in entry for Mrs Petrene Or Trena Day, "Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers, 1850-2005"
  • Martin Luther Day, "Find A Grave Index"

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