Oliver Belnap

20 September 1855–30 March 1929 (Age 73)
Springville, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Oliver

When Oliver Belnap was born on 20 September 1855, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Gilbert Belnap, was 33 and his mother, Henrietta McBride, was 34. He married Margaret Ann Manning on 6 January 1881, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in World in 1930. He died on 30 March 1929, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Belnap
Margaret Ann Manning
Marriage: 6 January 1881
Oliver Mead Belnap
Henry William Belnap
Margaret Belnap
Lester Belnap
Wilford Belnap
Hazel Belnap

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 January 1881Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1861 · St. George Founded
    Age 6
    On December 6,1861, St. George Utah was founded. How it got its name remains a mystery. Some claim it was supposedly named after George A. Smith who was an Apostle for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the time. Those that went down were told to start cotton fields as it might be important with the American Civil War going on.
    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 20
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Belknap .

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

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    Story Highlight


    Gilbert Belnap was born on 22 December 1821 in Port Hope, New Castle, Upper Canada (now Port Hope, Durham, Ontario, Canada). He was the fifth of eight children born to his parents, Rosel Belnap and J …

    Sources (88)

    • Oliver Belnap, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Oliver Belnap, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"
    • Oliver Belnap in entry for Margaret Benson, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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