Adelbert Bigler

23 June 1887–5 November 1938 (Age 51)
St. George, Washington, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Adelbert

When Adelbert Bigler was born on 23 June 1887, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, his father, Henry William Bigler, was 71 and his mother, Eleanor Parthenia Emmett, was 38. He married Mary Hadfield Abbott on 27 June 1917, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, United States in 1930 and Utah, United States in 1935. He died on 5 November 1938, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Adelbert Bigler
Flora Ethel Huish
Marriage: 17 December 1919
Mark Huish Bigler
Walter Huish Bigler
Adelbert Huish Bigler
Christine Huish Bigler

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 December 1919Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 3
    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 9
    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.
    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
    Age 14
    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

    Name Meaning

    South German: topographic name for someone who lived by a curve in a street or river, or in a nook, from Middle High German biegel ‘nook, corner’.

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

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    GLEN HOBART REX (1905-1978) & RUBY PROBST (1907-1999) LIFE HISTORY ((By Ruby Probst Rex, July 1988) At one time when Glen H. Rex began to write his history, he began by writing -- "I came to earth …

    Sources (32)

    • Adelbert Bigler, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Adelbert Bigler, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Adelbert Bigler, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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