Jacob Rulon Bastian

7 October 1905–26 July 1977 (Age 71)
Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States

The Life of Jacob Rulon

When Jacob Rulon Bastian was born on 7 October 1905, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States, his father, Lewis Hansen Bastian, was 30 and his mother, Elda Pearl Huntsman, was 21. He married Ethel Jarvis on 21 December 1928, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Washington, Washington, Utah, United States in 1910 and Enterprise, Washington, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 26 July 1977, in Shelton, Mason County, Washington, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Pleasant Grove City Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Rulon Bastian
Ethel Jarvis
Marriage: 21 December 1928
Jarvis Rulon Bastian
Dorothy Bastian
Terry Ralston Bastian

Spouse and Children

21 December 1928
Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States


    Jarvis Rulon Bastian


    Dorothy Bastian



Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 2

Pike’s Market is one of the oldest still working farmer’s markets in the US. It is located in Seattle’s central business district, just north of Belltown , and southwest of central waterfront and Elliott Bay. One of the attractions there is the gum wall. 

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

German and French: from a short form of the personal name Sebastian .

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Bastian/Rhoades Wedding Announcement - 1956

Sources (3)

  • Rulon Bastian in household of Louis H Bastian, "United States Census, 1920"
  • J Rulon Bastian in household of Lewis H Bastian, "United States Census, 1910"
  • J Rulon Bastian, "United States Census, 1930"

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