Reed Ephriam Hortin

18 January 1902–15 November 1960 (Age 58)
Rockport, Summit, Utah, United States

The Life of Reed Ephriam

When Reed Ephriam Hortin was born on 18 January 1902, in Rockport, Summit, Utah, United States, his father, Elijah Ephraim Hortin, was 34 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Davies, was 32. He married Leah Elizabeth Jones on 15 June 1927, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 11, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 15 November 1960, in Bingham Canyon, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Elysian Burial Gardens, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reed Ephriam Hortin
1902–1960
Leah Elizabeth Jones
1905–2000
Marriage: 15 June 1927
Merilyn Hortin
1930–2015
Ann Hortin
1936–2015

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 June 1927
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot

Age 6

Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 16

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Horton .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Reid Ephriam Horton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Reed E Hortin, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Reed E Hortin, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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