Samuel Isom

27 April 1869–2 February 1923 (Age 53)
Mountain Dell, Washington, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Isom was born on 27 April 1869, in Mountain Dell, Washington, Utah, United States, his father, William Isom, was 28 and his mother, Katharine Wolfe, was 27. He married Elizabeth Jane Wright on 7 June 1893, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Virgin, Kane, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 2 February 1923, in Hurricane, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Hurricane City Cemetery, Hurricane, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Samuel Isom
Elizabeth Jane Wright
Marriage: 7 June 1893
Jennie Isom
Samuel Isom
Alma Isom
Elizabeth Lena Isom
Alston Wolfe Isom

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 June 1893St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    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.
    1870 · Giving all the right to vote
    Age 1
    The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
    Age 17
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English (Essex): habitational name from Isham in Northamptonshire. The placename is derived from the river name Ise (of Celtic origin) + Old English hām ‘homestead’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Mountain Dell, Utah

    A branch of the Virgin Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was organized in the small settlement of Mountain Dell, Utah in 1863. Owen Isom was the branch president from 1869 to 187 …

    Sources (37)

    • Samuel Isom in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Samuel Isom, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Samuel Isom in entry for Alston Wolfe Isom and Marian Edna Porter, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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