Reuben Lister Allphin

Brief Life History of Reuben Lister

When Reuben Lister Allphin was born on 5 December 1887, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States, his father, Israel Dodge Allphin, was 73 and his mother, Christiana Dolbel Riding, was 29. He married Ella Elvina Asay on 15 August 1906, in Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Garland, Park, Wyoming, United States in 1920 and Election District 13 Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1920. In 1920, at the age of 32, his occupation is listed as plasterer in Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States. He died on 21 December 1959, in Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Lovell Cemetery, Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Lister Allphin
1887–1959
Ella Elvina Asay
1887–1962
Marriage: 15 August 1906
Joseph A Allphin
1908–1908
Velda Allphin
1909–1990
Alva Dodd Allphin
1913–1992
Anna Laura Allphin
1914–2002
Nella Allphin
1916–1942
Reuben Lister Allphin
1917–1917
McKay Asay Allphin
1919–1989
Lawrence Allphin
1921–1921
Mary June Allphin
1922–1994
Ella Mae Allphin
1924–1998
Reuben Gene Allphin
1926–1985

Sources (43)

  • Rueben Allphin, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Reuben Allphin, "Wyoming Marriages, 1869-1923"
  • Reuben Lister Allphin, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

1897 · The Panguitch Progress

The Panguitch Progress newspaper starts printing local and state-wide news to Panguitch and the surrounding areas.

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Variant of Alphin .

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

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TRIP TO THE BIG HORNS BY JOHN C. HOUSTON

John C. Houston was the brother in law of Reuben Lister Allphin. His wife "Addie" was Reuben's 1/2 sister. In 1902 Mr. and Mrs. Houston made the trip from southern Utah with their team and wagon and …

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