John Muir Livingston

1873–1934 (Age 61)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of John Muir

When John Muir Livingston was born on 7 November 1873, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States, his father, James Campbell Livingston Sr., was 39 and his mother, Annie Elizabeth Muir, was 19. He married Annettie Dale Taylor on 23 November 1898, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Freedom, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1920 and Eureka, Juab, Utah, United States in 1930. He died on 29 December 1934, in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Freedom, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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John Muir Livingston
Annettie Dale Taylor
Marriage: 23 November 1898
John Cecil Livingston Sr
Wanda Livingston
Deon Taylor Livingston
Alma Menels Livingston
Lola Livingston

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23 November 1898
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 17

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

1 Scottish: habitational name from a place in Lothian, originally named in Middle English as Levingston, from an owner called Levin ( see Lewin 1), who appears in charters of David I in the early 12th century.2 Irish: name adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Duinnshléibhe and Mac Duinnshléibhe ( see Dunleavy ).3 Americanized form of Jewish Lowenstein .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Meanderings: Quarry Chief was Scottish by Dennis Smith

(This was an article in one of the Salt Lake Newspapers in 1989 - Dennis Smith wrote a weekly news column and had written about the granite and the Salt Lake Temple.) After last week's observations a …

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Sources (3)

  • J M Livingston, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John N Livingston, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John M Livingston, "United States Census, 1910"

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