Levi Savage Waldron

7 July 1850–9 March 1936 (Age 85)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Levi Savage

When Levi Savage Waldron was born on 7 July 1850, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, Benjamin Waldron, was 55 and his mother, Emeline Savage, was 25. He married Davinah Elizabeth Roderick on 11 January 1875, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1880 and Saint Johns, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1900. He died on 9 March 1936, in Gwenford, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Savage Waldron
1850–1936
Davinah Elizabeth Roderick
1859–1947
Marriage: 11 January 1875
Hannah Elizabeth Waldron
1875–1955
Levi Glispy Waldron
1878–1962
Emeline Genette Waldron
1879–1943
Mary Ann Waldron
1882–1951
David Roderick Waldron
1884–1896
Benjamin Haines Waldron
1886–1971
William Spencer Waldron
1888–1983
Charles Edward Waldron
1891–1973
Walter Andrew Waldron
1893–1949
Thomas John Waldron
1895–1949
Nathaniel Acie Waldron
1898–1990
Ernest Savage Roderick Waldron
1900–1995
Lewis Roderick Waldron
1904–1990

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 January 1875Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 7
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    1863
    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 25
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish (Mayo): from the Norman personal name Waleran, Galeran (ancient Germanic Walahram, Old French Galeran(t)), composed of the ancient Germanic elements walh ‘foreigner’ + hrafn ‘raven’. Compare Walraven . In Ireland, where it is common, this name was Gaelicized early as Mac Bhalronta, also later as Mac Bhaildrin and de Bhaldraithe.English: habitational name from a place in Sussex named Waldron. The placename derives from Old English wald ‘woodland’ + ærn ‘building’.History: This is the name of a prominent NH family, established there since the 17th century. Richard Walderne (born c. 1615) came to New England from Alchester, Warwickshire, England, c. 1640 and settled at Dover, NH.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Walraven
    Waldren
    Waldrum
    Walrond

    Story Highlight

    Emeline Savage Waldron History

    EMELINE SAVAGE WALDRON Emeline was born 22 January 1825, in Lyme, Huron County, Ohio, daughter of Levi and Polly Haynes Savage. Her parents had left Greenfield, Huron, Ohio, in 1823 after thei …

    Sources (55)

    • Levi S Waldron, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Levi Sorage Waldron in entry for Benjamin Hanes Waldron and Irene Pearl Byington, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Levi Savage Waldron, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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