John Wilkinson Streeper

5 April 1845–14 January 1910 (Age 64)
St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of John Wilkinson

When John Wilkinson Streeper was born on 5 April 1845, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, Wilkinson Streeper, was 35 and his mother, Matilda Wells, was 30. He married Mary Amanda Felshaw on 5 December 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Springville Ward 1, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 14 January 1910, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Springville City Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wilkinson Streeper
Mary Amanda Felshaw
Marriage: 5 December 1870
John Wilkinson Streeper
William Rayworth Streeper
Louise B. "Lola" Streeper
Josephine Streeper
Alice Streeper
Alice Streeper

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 December 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    Age 18
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Possibly an Americanized form of German Strüber, a variant of Straub , or an altered form of Streber, a variant of Streb .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (20)

    • John Streeper in entry for William Rayworth Streeper, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • John Wardsworth in household of Wm Wardsworth, "United States Census, 1860"
    • John W Streeper in entry for William Raworth Streeper and Ella Jane Patterson, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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