Leslie H Erekson

18 February 1894–28 June 1937 (Age 43)
Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Leslie H

When Leslie H Erekson was born on 18 February 1894, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Jonas Henry Erekson, was 40 and his mother, Mary Eliza Winchester, was 39. He married Grace Ethelyn Webb on 20 November 1916, in Woodland, Summit, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 28 June 1937, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Payson City Cemetery, Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leslie H Erekson
Grace Ethelyn Webb
Marriage: 20 November 1916
Leone Erekson
Robert Leslie Erekson
Harold Keith Erekson
Jonas Henry Erekson

Spouse and Children

20 November 1916
Woodland, Summit, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 2

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 12

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of any of the Scandinavian patronymics derived from the Old Norse personal name Eiríkr ( see Erickson ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leslie H Erekson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Leslie H Erikson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Leslie H Erekson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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