Margaret Ellen Jones

27 February 1890–24 September 1904 (Age 14)
Heber City, Wasatch, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Margaret Ellen

When Margaret Ellen Jones was born on 27 February 1890, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah Territory, United States, her father, Samuel Jones, was 31 and her mother, Margaret Park Fisher, was 29. She died on 24 September 1904, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 14, and was buried in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Jones
Margaret Park Fisher
David Fisher Jones
Martha Jones
Rachel Ann Jones
Elisha Warren Jones
Margaret Ellen Jones
Florence Jones
John Thomas Jones

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World Events (6)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 6

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 10

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • M. Nellie Jones in household of Samuel Jones, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Margaret Ellen Jones, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • MARGARET ELLEN JONES, "BillionGraves Index"

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