Ida Luetta Child

19 May 1877–30 January 1953 (Age 75)
Deweyville, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Ida Luetta

When Ida Luetta Child was born on 19 May 1877, in Deweyville, Box Elder, Utah, United States, her father, Orville Rensselaer Child, was 39 and her mother, Sarah Urinda Rawson, was 33. She married Edgar Thomas Roberts on 20 October 1897, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1935 and Utah, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 30 January 1953, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edgar Thomas Roberts
1876–1944
Ida Luetta Child
1877–1953
Marriage: 20 October 1897
Loi Edgar Roberts
1898–1900
Harriet Viola Roberts
1899–1901
Luetta Fern Roberts
1902–1987
Theodore Child Roberts
1904–1954

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 October 1897Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 4
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    1890
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries 1885 Uinta, Wyoming Territory, United States 1890: Uinta, Wyoming, United States 1911: Lincoln, Wyoming, United States
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 21
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    English:nickname from Middle English child ‘child, infant’ (Old English cild), in various possible applications. The word is found in Old English as a byname, and in Middle English as a widely used affectionate term of address. It was also used as a term of status for a young man of noble birth, although the exact meaning is not clear; in the 13th and 14th centuries it was a technical term used of a young noble awaiting elevation to the knighthood. In other cases it may have been applied as a byname to a youth considerably younger than his brothers or to one who was a minor on the death of his father.in Kent, possibly a topographic name from Old English cielde ‘spring (water)’, a rare word derived from c(e)ald ‘cold’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Barnes
    Chill
    Childs
    Chilton
    Bambino
    Chilson
    Fairchild
    Childers

    Sources (27)

    • Ida Luetta Child Roberts in household of Thomas Edgar Roberts, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Ida L. Child, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Ida L. Child in entry for Theodore C. Roberts, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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