John Phelps Stonebraker

15 August 1851–23 December 1921 (Age 70)
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life of John Phelps

When John Phelps Stonebraker was born on 15 August 1851, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Stonebraker, was 27 and his mother, Phoebe Phelps, was 18. He married Harriet Elizabeth Jones on 12 March 1877, in Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Fillmore, Millard, Utah Territory, United States in 1860. He died on 23 December 1921, in Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Phelps Stonebraker
Caroline Elizabeth Crittenden
Marriage: 28 November 1884
Gertrude Irene Stonebraker
Jennie Stonebraker
Winnie Evelyn Stonebraker
Hazel Tressie Stonebraker

Spouse and Children

28 November 1884
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 12

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 19

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Stonebreaker .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Stonbrake in household of Levi Savage, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John P Stonebooker, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John P Stonebraker, "United States Census, 1920"

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