George D. Meecham

12 August 1862–25 December 1942 (Age 80)
West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of George D.

When George D. Meecham was born on 12 August 1862, in West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States, his father, Jeremiah Emery Meecham, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Ellen Hickman, was 30. He married Eudora Lovina Bigelow on 14 April 1887, in Fairfield, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Wallsburg, Wasatch, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 25 December 1942, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George D. Meecham
1862–1942
Eudora Lovina Bigelow
1860–1947
Marriage: 14 April 1887
Julia Elizabeth Meecham
1888–1973
Minnie Addie Meecham
1890–1975
Annie Eudora Meecham
1892–1977
George Emery Meecham
1895–1973
Phoebe Bernetta Meecham
1898–1987

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 April 1887
Fairfield, Utah, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

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

Age 1

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.
1886

Age 24

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: see Meacham .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George D Mecham, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Geoerge D Mecham, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • George Mecham, "United States Census, 1900"

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