Ernest Eugene Monson

5 March 1889–23 May 1929 (Age 40)
Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Ernest Eugene

When Ernest Eugene Monson was born on 5 March 1889, in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Mons Bengtson Monson, was 38 and his mother, Janet Syme, was 34. He married Louise Ann Young on 29 July 1918, in Caldwell, Canyon, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 23 May 1929, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States, at the age of 40, and was buried in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ernest Eugene Monson
Louise Ann Young
Marriage: 29 July 1918
Lula Monson
Lois Monson
Erma Monson
Dora Monson
Ernest Young "Bud" Monson
Janet Monson

Spouse and Children

29 July 1918
Caldwell, Canyon, Idaho, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Mons Bengtson Monson





+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

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 7

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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 11

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

American respelling of Swedish Månsson, a patronymic from an assimilated form of the personal name Magnus ( compare Danish Monsen ).

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Moroni Baseball Team abt 1905

Front Row: Reed Allgood Bailey, Roscoe Morley, Ernest Monson, Bill Anderson, Jack Draper Back Row: Scott Bruno, Billie Prestwich, Yen’s Rasmussen, ? (Mary Story’s brother)

Sources (3)

  • Ernest E Monsen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ernest E Monson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ernest E Monson in household of Mons Monson, "United States Census, 1910"

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