Karl Quayle Cannon

24 April 1881–19 November 1934 (Age 53)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Karl Quayle

When Karl Quayle Cannon was born on 24 April 1881, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Franklin Jenne Cannon, was 22 and his mother, Ellen Maud Baugh, was 20. He married Mary Frances Silver on 26 June 1907, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 19 November 1934, in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Karl Quayle Cannon
1881–1934
Mary Frances Silver
1883–1972
Marriage: 26 June 1907
Helen Jean Cannon
1908–1988
Barbara Cannon
Rebecca Karyl Cannon
1911–1987
Barbara Anne Cannon
1919–2016
Barbara Cannon
1920–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 June 1907Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (1)

    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 1
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
    1887 · New Zealands's First National Park
    Age 6
    Tongariro National Park was the sixth national park established in the world and the first in New Zealand. In the center of the park there lies three active volcanic mountains (Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro). it is home to the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing day hike and has been recognized as a World Heritage Site for all its natural values.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 15
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: Anglicized form of Ó Canann or Ó Canáin ‘descendant of Cano or Canán’. Occasionally, and in the Isle of Man, the surname derives from Mac Canann ‘son of Cano or Canán’, which in Ireland was Anglicized McCann or McConnon . See also Connon . The personal name is from Gaelic cano ‘wolf cub’, of which Canán is a diminutive. In Ulster Cannon may also be shortened from Ó Canannáin ‘descendant of Canannán’, a pet form (double diminutive) of the personal name. This was a cheiftan family in Donegal, and the name was particularly common there.English: from Middle English canun ‘canon’ (Old Norman French canonie, canoine, from Late Latin canonicus). In medieval England this term denoted a clergyman living with others in a clergy house; the surname is mostly an occupational name for a servant in a house of canons, although it could also be a nickname or even a patronymic.French: variant of Canon .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Canon
    Cannan
    McCann
    Canning
    Channon

    Sources (24)

    • Karl G Cannon in entry for Helen Cannon, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Karl * Cannon, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Karl V. Cannon, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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