Ezra Taft Hatch

29 December 1871–19 December 1943 (Age 71)
Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Ezra Taft

When Ezra Taft Hatch was born on 29 December 1871, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, Orin Hatch, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Melissa Parry, was 35. He married Edith Folsom on 19 July 1904, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Davis, Utah, United States in 1900. His occupation is listed as farmer in Utah, United States. He died on 19 December 1943, in Woods Cross, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Bountiful Memorial Park, Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ezra Taft Hatch
Edith Folsom
Marriage: 19 July 1904
Ruth Hatch
Leah Hatch
Ezra Charles Hatch
Julian Wilder Hatch
Mark Taft Hatch
Edith Hatch

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 July 1904Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


    +1 More Child

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    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 1
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    1877 · The First Stake was organized in Bountiful
    Age 6
    Thirty years after the foundation of Bountiful, the first stake was organized by Heber C. Kimball and is still functioning today with eight wards being affiliated with it.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 19
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Hatch (Bedfordshire, Devon, Hampshire, Somerset, Wiltshire), Hacche in South Molton (Devon), or else a topographic name from residence near a hatch, a gate leading to a forest or sometimes a sluice-gate, from Middle English hacche ‘gate’ (Old English hæcce, Kentish Old English hec(c)). This name has been in Ireland since the 17th century, associated with County Meath and the nearby part of Louth.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Ezra Taft Hatch (29 December 1871 – 19 December 1943)

    Son of Orin & Elizabeth Melissa (Perry) Hatch Husband to Edith (Folsom) Father to Ruth Hatch Leah Hatch Ezra Charles Hatch Julian Wilder Hatch Mark Hatch Edith Hatch Relationship …

    Sources (43)

    • Ezra Hatch in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Ezra Hatch, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Ezra in entry for Julian W Hatch and Ruby Afton Rasmussen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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