John Gardner Schofield

8 September 1890–1 September 1939 (Age 48)
Spring City, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of John Gardner

When John Gardner Schofield was born on 8 September 1890, in Spring City, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States, his father, John Lynn Schofield, was 24 and his mother, Charlotte Minerva Bunnell, was 21. He married Elsie Marguerite McDaniel on 12 October 1921, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Alpine, Utah, Utah, United States for about 5 years. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 1 September 1939, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Alpine Cemetery, Alpine, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Gardner Schofield
1890–1939
Elsie Marguerite McDaniel
1900–1963
Marriage: 12 October 1921
Emma Ruth Schofield
1922–2007
Alta Deena Schofield
1924–1984
Leon Frederick Schofield
1927–2000
Sylvia Lorraine Schofield
1929–1979

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 October 1921
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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 6

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.
1904

Age 14

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English (mainly northern): habitational name from any of various minor places, in Lancashire and elsewhere, named from Middle English sc(h)ole ‘hut’ ( see Scales ) + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Gardner Schofield in household of John Schofield, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • John Gardner Schofield in household of John Schofield, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • John Gardner Schofield, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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