Andrew King Jr

11 May 1861–23 July 1956 (Age 95)
Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Andrew

When Andrew King Jr was born on 11 May 1861, in Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Andrew King Sr, was 31 and his mother, Eliza Buckley Lewis, was 28. He married Sarah Ann Jacobs on 25 March 1885, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States for about 20 years and Greenville, Cache, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 23 July 1956, in North Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew King Jr
Sarah Ann Jacobs
Marriage: 25 March 1885
Priscilla King
Andrew King
John Jacobs King
Marvin Glester King
Eliza Lewis King
Vera King
LaVere King
Venetta King
Sarah Aletha King

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 March 1885Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +11 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1865 · The Union Roller Mill
    Age 4
    The Union Roller Mill was built to help grind the grain that was harvested in the Cache Valley and the other surrounding areas. It was later renamed the Thatcher Milling & Elevator Company and the old millstones were discarded.
    Age 25
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English king ‘king’ (Old English cyning, cyng), perhaps acquired by someone with kingly qualities or as a pageant name by someone who had acted the part of a king or had been chosen as the master of ceremonies or ‘king’ of an event such as a tournament, festival or folk ritual. In North America, the surname King has absorbed several European cognates and equivalents with the same meaning, for example German König (see Koenig ) and Küng, French Roy , Slovenian, Croatian, or Serbian Kralj , Polish Krol . It is also very common among African Americans. It is also found as an artificial Jewish surname.English: occasionally from the Middle English personal name King, originally an Old English nickname from the vocabulary word cyning, cyng ‘king’.Irish: adopted for a variety of names containing the syllable (which means ‘king’ in Irish).

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

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    LIFE HISTORY OF ANDREW KING, JR. By Venetta K. Gilgen I, Venetta King Gilgen, write a brief history of my father. daughter and 7th child. Many times I have listened to my father tell incide …

    Sources (57)

    • Andrew King, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Andrew King in entry for Lawrence Batt and Sarah Aletha King, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Andrew King in entry for Eliza King Wiser, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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