Elizabeth Garnet Buckle

23 May 1888–14 September 1968 (Age 80)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Garnet

When Elizabeth Garnet Buckle was born on 23 May 1888, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, John Thomas Buckle, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Jane Gaisford, was 33. She married Lee Raymond Cook in 1906, in Davis, Utah, United States. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 14 September 1968, in Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lee Raymond Cook
Elizabeth Garnet Buckle
Marriage: 1906

Spouse and Children

Davis, Utah, United States

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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 8

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.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 21

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of buckles, from Middle English bokel ‘buckle’.2 Americanized spelling of German Buckel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Garnet Cook in household of Lee Cook, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Garnet E Cook in household of Lee R Cook, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Garnet Cook in household of Lee Cook, "United States Census, 1930"

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