Florence Rebecca Wilde

21 July 1885–11 January 1921 (Age 35)
Mink Creek, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life of Florence Rebecca

When Florence Rebecca Wilde was born on 21 July 1885, in Mink Creek, Franklin, Idaho, United States, her father, Thomas Hewlett Wilde, was 44 and her mother, Sarah Jensen, was 29. She married Lucius Octaveous Johnson on 13 June 1906, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Box Elder Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1900 and Box Elder, Box Elder, Utah Territory, United States in 1920. She died on 11 January 1921, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lucius Octaveous Johnson
Florence Rebecca Wilde
Marriage: 13 June 1906
Howard Wilde Johnson
Orpha Johnson
Lucius June Johnson
Beth Johnson
Marie Johnson

Spouse and Children

13 June 1906
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 5

Idaho is the 43rd state.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 11

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.

Name Meaning

1 Irish, English, and German: variant of Wild .2 Dutch (de Wilde) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a violent, unruly, and irascible man, from Middle Dutch wilde ‘wild’, German Wilde ‘wild man’, ‘savage’.

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

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Sketch of Sarah Jensen Wilde

Taken from the book "MADS CHRISTIAN JENSEN 1600-1960 Eleven Generations" Sarah Jensen Wilde was born October 26, 1855 in Ogden, Utah, the daughter of Mads C. and Maren Jensen. While she was still sma …

Sources (3)

  • Florence Wilde in household of Sarah Wilde, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Florence Johnson in household of Lucius Johnson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Florence R W Johnson in household of Lucious O Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"

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