Isaac Elmer Brockbank

17 October 1882–16 August 1954 (Age 71)
Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Isaac Elmer

When Isaac Elmer Brockbank was born on 17 October 1882, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Joshua Brockbank, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Ann Traxon Jex, was 31. He married Zoe May Brimhall on 21 October 1908, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 16 August 1954, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Spanish Fork City Cemetery, Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Isaac Elmer Brockbank
Elsie Vernessa Booth
Marriage: 1 September 1916
Helen Brockbank
Shirley Ann Brockbank
Elinor Brockbank
Leah Patricia Brockbank
Mary Carol Brockbank
Dr Nancy Dawn Brockbank
"Stillborn" Brockbank
Barbara Kay Brockbank

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 September 1916Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
    1896 · Palm House Opens
    Age 14
    In 1896, the Palm House opened. It was designed by Mackenzie and Moncur of Edinburgh. It was designed in the tradition of Joseph Paxton's glass houses and originally had a rich collection of exotic plants.
    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
    Age 19
    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name from Middle English brok(e) ‘stream, brook’ + bank(e) ‘ridge, slope, bank’, for someone who lived by the bank of a brook. The name may have been confused with Brocklebank .

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

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    Story Highlight

    This is My Story by Madelene B. Wells July 1976

    I do not know how entertaining or informative this is going to be, but anyway, as Bill used to way, "Here My Go!!" I was born in one of the little adobe houses fronting on the railroad tracks in Ephr …

    Sources (48)

    • Isaac Elmer Brockbank in entry for Ila Brimhall Brockbank, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Isaac Elmer Brockbank, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • J E Brockbank in entry for Paul G Fillmore and Patricia Brockbank, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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