Samantha Chloa Berry

15 July 1895–14 August 1978 (Age 83)
Kanarraville, Iron, Utah, United States

The Life of Samantha Chloa

When Samantha Chloa Berry was born on 15 July 1895, in Kanarraville, Iron, Utah, United States, her father, Joseph Smith Berry, was 26 and her mother, Samantha Ann Parker, was 23. She married Benjamin Frederick Banks on 6 June 1918, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Ward 5 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1910 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. She died on 14 August 1978, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Frederick Banks
1886–1934
Samantha Chloa Berry
1895–1978
Marriage: 6 June 1918
Berry Fredrick Banks
1919–1987
Marjorie Banks
1921–2012
Joseph William Banks
1923–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 June 1918
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 1

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1917

Age 22

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (Galway and Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara or Ó Beargha ( see Barry 1).2 Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Barrie .3 English: habitational name from any of several places named with Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified manor house’, ‘stronghold’, such as Berry in Devon or Bury in Cambridgeshire, Greater Manchester, Suffolk, and West Sussex.

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

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Story Highlight

Ben B. Banks, Church News, Sat., May 20, 1989, by Gerry Avant

'Determination' describes his life 'mother always taught us to be of service, to help' Pedaling about 100 miles a day, Ben B. Banks and his sons rode their bicycles for three days from Salt Lake Ci …

Sources (3)

  • Chloa Gerry Banks in household of Benj Fredrick Banks, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Chloa Berry Banks, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Chloa Banks, "United States Census, 1940"

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