Eugene Henry Denison

18 March 1892–1 November 1942 (Age 50)
Wyoming, United States

The Life of Eugene Henry

When Eugene Henry Denison was born on 18 March 1892, in Wyoming, United States, his father, John Curtis Denison, was 27 and his mother, Catherine Rachel Drake, was 23. He married Ruby Jones in December 1911, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Alameda, Alameda, California, United States in 1930. He died on 1 November 1942, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eugene Henry Denison
1892–1942
Ruby Jones
1895–1931
Marriage: December 1911
Philip Eugene Dennison
1913–1985
Ruby Luceal Luccal Dennison
1914–1914
Katherine Dennison
1914–1914

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
December 1911
Springville, Utah, Utah, United States
children

(3)

    Male1913–1985Male

    Ruby Luceal Luccal Dennison

    Female1914–1914Female

    Katherine Dennison

    Female1914–1914Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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 4

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 14

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

1 English: patronymic from the personal name Dennis .2 Possibly an Americanized form of cognates in other languages, for example Russian Denisov, from Denis, or Ukrainian Denysevich, from Denys.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eugene H Dennison in household of Katie Dennison, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Eugene Denison, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Eugene H Denison in household of Catherine Maher, "United States Census, 1920"

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