Franklin Joseph West Hewlett

15 February 1862–16 June 1938 (Age 76)
Bristol, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Franklin Joseph West

When Franklin Joseph West Hewlett was born on 15 February 1862, in Bristol, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Hewlett, was 31 and his mother, Mary West, was 32. He married Emily Brooks Jones on 30 November 1882. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He immigrated to Seattle, King, Washington, United States in 1907 and lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. He died on 16 June 1938, at the age of 76, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Joseph West Hewlett
1862–1938
Emily Brooks Jones
1861–1932
Marriage: 30 November 1882
Mabel Elizabeth Hewlett
1884–1963

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 November 1882
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867
    Age 5
    Diamonds discovered in Orange Free State and Kimberley.
    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 20
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

    Name Meaning

    English (Gloucestershire and Somerset): variant of Howlett . This surname is also established in Ireland (mainly Tipperary).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Howlett
    Hulet
    Hulett
    Hulette
    Hulit
    Hughlett

    Sources (26)

    • Franklin J Hewlett, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Franklin Joseph Hewlett, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Franklin J Hewlett in entry for Emily Jones Hewlett, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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