Carl Owen Duke

14 September 1898–28 January 1900 (Age 1)
Wallsburg, Wasatch, Utah, United States

The Life of Carl Owen

When Carl Owen Duke was born on 14 September 1898, in Wallsburg, Wasatch, Utah, United States, his father, Adolphia Young Duke, was 38 and his mother, Emma Mathilda Nilsson, was 35. He died on 28 January 1900, in Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 1, and was buried in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Adolphia Young Duke
Emma Mathilda Nilsson
Anna Duke
Emma Leola Duke
Hazel Naomi Duke
Adolphia Lynden Duke
Carl Owen Duke
Frances Hope Duke
Ruby Duke
Elma Melba Duke
Wendell Leroy Duke

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World Events (2)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: from Middle English duk(e) ‘duke’ (from Old French duc, from Latin dux, genitive ducis ‘leader’), applied as an occupational name for someone who worked in the household of a duke, or as a nickname for someone who gave himself airs and graces.2 English and Irish: possibly also from the personal name Duke, a short form of Marmaduke, a personal name said to be from Irish mael Maedoc ‘devotee (mael, maol ‘bald’, ‘tonsured one’) of Maedoc’, a personal name (M’Aodhóg) meaning ‘my little Aodh’, borne by various early Irish saints, in particular a 6th-century abbot of Clonmore and a 7th-century bishop of Ferns.3 Scottish: compare the old Danish personal name Duk (Old Norse Dūkr).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carl O Duke, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
  • Carl O Duke, "Utah Deaths and Burials, 1888-1946"
  • Carl O Duke, "Find A Grave Index"

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