Julia Samuelson

Brief Life History of Julia

When Julia Samuelson was born on 12 November 1882, in Willow Creek, Bingham, Idaho, United States, her father, August Johannesson Samuelson, was 32 and her mother, Cathrine Ulrikke Andersen, was 24. She married Arthur Eugene Curtis on 10 December 1902, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States in 1920 and United States in 1928. She died on 7 October 1946, in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Henry Handy
Julia Samuelson
Marriage: 11 February 1907
Katherine Lucy Handy
Verne Samuelson Handy
Alfred Clarence Handy
Barbara Samuelson Handy

Sources (37)

  • Julia S. Handy in household of Geo. Henry Handy, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Julia Hawkins, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Julia Samuelson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

World Events (8)


Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1890 · Gold is Discovered

In 1890, Robert Miller Womack discovers a rich gold deposit along Cripple Creek, near the western slope of Pikes Peak. This would become the richest gold strike in the Rocky Mountin area.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Samuel + -son. This form has also absorbed Jewish variant Samuelsohn and cognates from other languages (see below).

Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Samuelsson: patronymic from the personal name Samuel .

Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Samuelsen , a cognate of 2 above.

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

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Story Found In Church History : Julia Samuelson Curtis Serves Mission to Samoa After Her Husband and Son Die

Julia Samuelson Curtis had been married for only four short months when her husband, who was preparing to serve a mission in Samoa, died unexpectedly in his work herding sheep. Julia was pregnant, but …

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