James Moon Lauder

12 February 1886–1 August 1953 (Age 67)
Smithfield, Cache, Utah Territory, United States

The Life Summary of James Moon

When James Moon Lauder was born on 12 February 1886, in Smithfield, Cache, Utah Territory, United States, his father, James Lauder, was 42 and his mother, Mary Charlotte Downs, was 35. He married Edith Bingham on 13 December 1905, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Heman, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1930. He died on 1 August 1953, in Pomona, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Smithfield City Cemetery, Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States.

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James Moon Lauder
Edith Bingham
Marriage: 13 December 1905
Ethel Mae Lauder
Jenneta Lander
Parley James Lauder
Margaret Charlotte Lauder
Lavell Lauder
Russell Ray Lauder
Blanche Lenore Lauder
Phyllis Fern Lauder
Wilda Jean Lauder
Harry B Lauder
Aileen Joye Lauder
Ramola Dawn Lauder
Ted Leon Lauder Sr
Jimmie Lamont Lauder

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World Events (8)

Age 2
Historical Boundaries 1888: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Fremont, Idaho, United States
1896 · Utah Becomes a State
Age 10
After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1908 · Utah's First National Monument
Age 22
Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.

Name Meaning

Scottish (Borders): habitational name from Lauder in Berwickshire, originally a river name. Compare Lauderdale .

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

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The Stones of Surry pages 153-192

Source: The Stones of Surry -Revised Edition -1955 Compiled by Charles H. Stone Charlotte, N. C. Pages 153-192 This is a typed copy of this book. I have not put any living descendants in this copy, a …

Sources (51)

  • James Moon Lauder, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • James Moon Lauder, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • James Moon Lauder, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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