Isaac David Ferguson

10 June 1848–6 November 1911 (Age 63)
Indian Territory, United States

The Life Summary of Isaac David

When Isaac David Ferguson was born on 10 June 1848, in Indian Territory, United States, his father, Isaac Ferguson, was 37 and his mother, Almira Foote, was 41. He married Mary Jane Green on 29 May 1868, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Election Precinct 11, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900 and Troy, Rensselaer, New York, United States in 1905. He died on 6 November 1911, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Murray Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac David Ferguson
1848–1911
Mary Jane Green
1851–1922
Marriage: 29 May 1868
Isaac Alvin Ferguson
1869–1937
David Ferguson
1871–1937
Mary Jane Ferguson
1873–1953
Edgar Ferguson
1876–1942
Martha Lozella Ferguson
1878–1948
William Ferguson
1880–1960
Hammond Ferguson
1882–1950
George Washington Ferguson
1884–1971
Robert Leroy Ferguson
1886–1960
Stanley Warren Ferguson Sr
1888–1959
Flossie Aurilla Ferguson
1890–1956
Beldon Ferguson
1892–1962
Earl Ferguson
1895–1971

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 May 1868Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1851 · The First Schoolhouse in Murray
    Age 3
    A small, single room, adobe schoolhouse was built in Murray was built in 1851. A centrally located stove was used for heat. During the cold months, the students sat near the stove according to their age with the youngest children nearest the heat. Helen Holmes was the school's first teacher.
    1863
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1865
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fergus ‘son of Fearghus’ (see Fergus ) by substituting -son for mac-.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Fargason
    Fergus
    Furgason
    Fergerson
    Fergeson
    Fogerson
    Fergason
    Fergusson
    Furgerson
    Furgeson

    Story Highlight

    Isaac Ferguson age 37 Utah Pioneer

    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 Heber C. Kimball Company (1848) Departure: 7 June 1848 Arrival: 24 September 1848 Company Information: 662 individuals were in the company when it began its …

    Sources (60)

    • Isaac Ferguson in entry for Hammond Ferguson, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Isaac Jr Fergason, "United States Census, 1870"
    • J?l Isaac Ferguson in entry for Irvin Ferguson and Virginia Fowles, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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