Sarah Jane Kesler

Brief Life History of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Kesler was born on 2 February 1902, in Magna, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Edgar Kesler, was 37 and her mother, Mary Emma Perkins, was 29. She married Frederick Stanton McKinney on 16 February 1920, in Weber, Utah, United States. She lived in Beaverton, Washington, Oregon, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 43, Washington, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 13 April 1991, in Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Skyline Memorial Gardens, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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James Noah Valley
Sarah Jane Kesler
Marriage: 2 July 1925

Sources (33)

  • Sarah J Valley, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Kesler, "Utah, Births and Christenings, 1892-1941"
  • Miss Sarah Kesler, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"

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1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

1909 · The Grand Opera House of Ogden Changes its name

Known as the Orpheum Theatre, the Opera House was built in 1890 because there was no play house located in the City. People came from all around to see the shows. When the name was changed to the Orpheum, different shows came about to please the viewers tastes and ideas.


Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kessler .

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

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