Elizabeth Retta Giauque

31 July 1899–11 April 1985 (Age 85)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Retta

When Elizabeth Retta Giauque was born on 31 July 1899, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Jules Marc Giauque, was 40 and her mother, Mary Ellen Anderson, was 38. She married Leo Arnold Jardine on 30 September 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 11 April 1985, in her hometown, at the age of 85, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leo Arnold Jardine
1895–1962
Elizabeth Retta Giauque
1899–1985
Marriage: 30 September 1926
Leo Arnold Jardine Jr
1929–2012

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 September 1926
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1902 · The Utah Governor's Mansion

Age 3

Built in 1902, the Utah Governor's Mansion is the official residence of the Governor of Utah and their family. The mansion was built using the finest materials by the finest craftsmen available, resulting in a quality and style like that of Eastern mansions. From 1957 to 1977, the Utah Historical Society occupied the mansion as a library, museum, and office space. In 1977, the residence underwent extensive renovations and was again reopened in 1980. In December 1993, a fire destroyed much of the mansion but, after another restoration, the historic building was restored to its original design with upgrades in case of another disaster threatened the home. It was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1970.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Swiss French: variant spelling of Jacques .

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

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Story Highlight

History of Leo A. Jardine Sr. by LAJ, Jr.

THE HISTORY OF LEO ARNOLD JARDINE BY LEO ARNOLD JARDINE, JR. In preparing this history I have thought it advisable to include what little we know about James Nathaniel Jardine, Leo’s father, and …

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Retta Giauque jardine in household of Leo Arnold Jardine, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Elizabeth Retta Giauque Jardine in household of Leo Arnold Jardine, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Retta Elizabeth Girgue Jardine in household of Leo Arnold Jardine, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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