John Napier Livingston

1862–1933 (Age 71)
South Weber, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life of John Napier

When John Napier Livingston was born on 20 January 1862, in South Weber, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, Richard John Livingston, was 33 and his mother, Isabella Napier, was 43. He married Cora Belle Wickersham on 10 July 1886, in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States in 1920 and Ahtanum, Yakima, Washington, United States in 1930. He died on 8 July 1933, in Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Napier Livingston
Cora Belle Wickersham
Marriage: 10 July 1886
Jessie May Livingston
Cora Jeanette Livingston
John Livingston
Harry Watson Livingston
Clara Christina Livingston

Spouse & Children

10 July 1886
Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Richard John Livingston


  • Female1818–1895Female



World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 8

The Post Office was established in 1870.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 19

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from a place in Lothian, originally named in Middle English as Levingston, from an owner called Levin ( see Lewin 1), who appears in charters of David I in the early 12th century.2 Irish: name adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Duinnshléibhe and Mac Duinnshléibhe ( see Dunleavy ).3 Americanized form of Jewish Lowenstein .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • J Livingsten in household of R J Livingsten, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John N Livingston, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John M Livingstone, "United States Census, 1900"

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