John Evan Price Jr.

18 January 1855–13 March 1908 (Age 53)
Breconshire, Wales

The Life Summary of John Evan

When John Evan Price Jr. was born on 18 January 1855, in Breconshire, Wales, his father, John Evan Price, was 37 and his mother, Ruth Williams, was 38. He married Emma Morse on 15 March 1883, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 13 March 1908, in Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Evan Price Jr.
Emma Morse
Marriage: 15 March 1883
William Morse Price
John Morse Price
Evan Morse Price
Ruth Price
Elmer Vere Price
Daniel Morse Price
Margaret Price
Esther May Price
Edith Price
Emma Price

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 March 1883Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries 1868: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 15
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhys ‘son of Rhys’ (see Reece ). This is one of the commonest of Welsh surnames. It has also been established in Ireland since the 14th century.English: nickname from Middle English, Old French pris ‘excellent, noble, highly valued (person)’.Americanized form of Jewish Preuss or Preis .

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

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    Story Highlight

    HISTORY OF JOHN EVAN PRICE, JR. (1855­- 1908) by Edith Evans [Portrait] John Evan Price, Jr., son of John Evan and Ruth Williams Price, was born at Llanfeigan, Brecknock, South Wales, January 18, 185 …

    Sources (54)

    • John E Price in household of D R Edwards, "United States Census, 1880"
    • J. E. Price in entry for Lewis Roderick Waldron and Emma Price, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • John E. Price, "United States Census, 1900"

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