When Evan Lorenzo Aiken was born on 28 August 1893, in Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Lorenzo Wilson Aiken, was 20 and his mother, Mary Jane Nielsen, was 19. He married Ruth Lola Lund on 11 October 1916, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He immigrated to Vermont, United States in 1914 and lived in Sterling, Logan, Colorado, United States in 1930 and Provo Election Precinct, Utah, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 2 September 1944, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.
Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Scottish Aitken .
History: Aiken is the name of a NH family that was prominent in the 18th century; also of a Charleston family descended from William Aiken, who emigrated from Antrim in Ireland to Charleston c. 1800.