Adeline Dobbs

24 October 1886–6 September 1928 (Age 41)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Adeline

When Adeline Dobbs was born on 24 October 1886, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, John Harrison Dobbs, was 30 and her mother, Amelia Grow, was 17. She married George Benjamin Christofferson on 12 December 1904, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Bingham, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 6 September 1928, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Benjamin Christofferson
1877–1965
Adeline Dobbs
1886–1928
Marriage: 12 December 1904
Millie Arvilla Christopherson
1908–1908
Lewis George Christopherson
1910–1971

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 December 1904
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 10

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 12

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic meaning ‘son of Robert’, common in central England ( see Dobb ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Addie Christopherson in household of George Christopherson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Adeline Christopherson, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"
  • Adeline Christopherson, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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