David John Weeks

12 November 1866–27 August 1941 (Age 74)
Smithfield, Cache, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of David John

When David John Weeks was born on 12 November 1866, in Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, David Weekes, was 30 and his mother, Hannah Riches, was 24. He married Mary Luella Winn on 13 November 1888, in Smithfield, Cache, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Smithfield Election Precinct, Cache, Utah, United States in 1900 and World for about 5 years. He died on 27 August 1941, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Smithfield City Cemetery, Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States.

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David John Weeks
Mary Luella Winn
Marriage: 13 November 1888
Cora Winn Weeks
Asa David Weeks
Hannah Elizabeth Weeks
Mary Valeria Weeks
Martha Melvina Weeks
Joseph William Weeks
Luella Weeks
Geneva Weeks
Lawrence Griffin Weeks
George Riches Weeks

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13 November 1888
Smithfield, Cache, Utah Territory, United States


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Age 20

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Wikke ( see Wick 2).2 English: variant of Wick 1.3 It may also be an Americanization of Scandinavian Vik .

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

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Life Story of David John Weeks

Written in 1938 I was born 21 November, 1866 in Smithfield, Utah, the son of Hannah Riches Weekes and David Weekes. My brothers and sisters are Mary Ann, Maggie, then myself, Joseph next, and Ed …

Sources (3)

  • David John Weeks, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • David John Weeks, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • David John Weeks, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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