Jemima Price

18 February 1849–2 December 1938 (Age 89)
Rhymney, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Jemima

When Jemima Price was born on 18 February 1849, in Rhymney, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Jeremiah Price, was 44 and her mother, Jane Morgan, was 40. She married Moroni Coleman on 1 February 1866, in North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She immigrated to Canada in 1904 and lived in Alberta, Canada in 1916 and Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada in 1926. She died on 2 December 1938, in Magrath, Cardston, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 89, and was buried in Magrath Cemetery, Magrath, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Moroni Coleman
Jemima Price
Marriage: 1 February 1866
Mary Jane Coleman
George Moroni Coleman
Theodore David Coleman
Sarah Emily Coleman
Alvero Coleman
John Leroy Coleman
Joseph Ether Coleman
Son Coleman
Cyrus Coleman
Irene Coleman
LaVerna Coleman
Clarence Leo Coleman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 February 1866North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 20
    Historical Boundaries - 1869: Uinta, Wyoming Territory, United States; 1890: Uinta, Wyoming, United States
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 26
    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

    Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhys ‘son of Rhys’ (see Reece ). This is one of the commonest of Welsh surnames. It has also been established in Ireland since the 14th century.English: nickname from Middle English, Old French pris ‘excellent, noble, highly valued (person)’.Americanized form of Jewish Preuss or Preis .

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

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    Story Highlight

    The Life of My Mother as I remember it (Jemima Price Coleman) written by LaVerna Coleman Ackroyd

    (Jemima Price Coleman) was born in Wales, 18 Feb. 1849. Her family lived in Merthyr, Tydwill, South Wales. Her father was a mine foreman which was rated a good position. The family was considered we …

    Sources (26)

    • Jemima Price Coleman in household of Maroni Coleman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Jamina Colman in household of John Leroy Colman, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
    • England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915

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