Aaron Thomas Peters

1 July 1891–26 November 1963 (Age 72)
Three Mile Creek, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Aaron Thomas

When Aaron Thomas Peters was born on 1 July 1891, in Three Mile Creek, Box Elder, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas Davis Peters, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Lester Thorn, was 22. He married Erma Elizabeth Allen on 21 April 1927, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Three Mile Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1940 and Utah, United States in 1950. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 26 November 1963, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Brigham City Cemetery, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Aaron Thomas Peters
Erma Elizabeth Allen
Marriage: 21 April 1927
Colleen Peters
Duane Allen Peters
Ferrell Aaron Peters

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  • Marriage
    21 April 1927Weber, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1892 · Electric Power and Street Lights
    Age 1
    In 1892, electric power and streetlights were installed in Brigham City.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 5
    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.
    Age 19
    Self-governing Union of South Africa established within British Commonwealth.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Peter . This surname (mainly of German origin) is also found in Sweden, Denmark, France (Alsace and Lorraine), and some other European countries. In North America it has absorbed various cognates and their derivatives from other languages, such as Albanian Pjetraj and Pjetrushi, patronymics from the personal name Pjetër ‘Peter’ and its pet form Pjetrush; see also below and also examples at Peterson .Irish: Anglicized form (translation) of Gaelic Mac Pheadair ‘son of Peter’.Americanized form of Dutch and North German Pieters .

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

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    Sources (43)

    • Aron Thomas Peters, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Aaron T Peters, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"
    • Aaron Thomas Peters, "Utah, World War I County Draft Board Registers, Name Index, 1917-1918"

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