Jane Garfield

6 January 1898–11 August 1949 (Age 51)
Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Jane

When Jane Garfield was born on 6 January 1898, in Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, John Heber Garfield, was 32 and her mother, Emma Woodard, was 26. She married Vernon Hugh Morgan on 21 June 1928, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Bluffdale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900 and Election Precinct 8, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 20 years. She died on 11 August 1949, in Riverton, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Vernon Hugh Morgan
Jane Garfield
Marriage: 21 June 1928
Edward Elden Morgan

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 June 1928Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 2
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
    Age 8
    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 14
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    Name Meaning

    English (Midlands): topographic name from Middle English gor(e), gar(e) ‘triangular piece’ + feld ‘open country, field’ (Old English gār + feld), for someone who lived by a triangular piece of land.English: alternatively, sometimes perhaps a variant of Carville (a name of Norman origin), with excrescent final -d.Americanized form of one or more similar (like-sounding) Jewish surnames.

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

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    Sources (16)

    • Jennie Garfield Morgan in household of Vernon Hugh Morgan, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Jane Garfield, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Jane Garfield Morgan, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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