John David Stevenson

1 January 1887–29 June 1968 (Age 81)
Layton, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of John David

When John David Stevenson was born on 1 January 1887, in Layton, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, George Vickers Stevenson, was 40 and his mother, Eliza Marie Smith, was 36. He married Mabel Hattie Vanfleet in March 1908, in Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Layton Election Precinct, Davis, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 29 June 1968, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John David Stevenson
Mabel Hattie Vanfleet
Marriage: March 1908
Elizabeth Stevenson
George Vickers Stevenson
John David Stevenson Jr.
Mary Stevenson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    March 1908Davis, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 3
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1895 · Bountiful Shrinks in Size
    Age 8
    During November, both the cities of Woods Cross and West Bountiful voted to separate from the main city of Bountiful. This caused the cities' land area to decrease by nearly ten and a half square miles.
    1909 · The NAACP is formed
    Age 22
    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English and Older Scots personal name Steven, Stephen (see Steven ) + -son. This surname is also very common in northern Ireland (especially Antrim and Down), where it has been interchangeable with Steenson and Stinson . In North America, this surname has also absorbed various European cognates, such as Danish, Norwegian, and North German Steffensen or Stephensen ; see also Stevens .Scottish: variant of Stevenston, a habitational name from Stevenston (Ayrshire), Stevenson in Newlands (Peeblesshire), or Stevenson in Haddington (East Lothian). The placename in each case derives from the personal name Steven + Older Scots toun ‘farmstead, settlement’.English: habitational name from Stevenstone (Devon), meaning ‘Stephen's farmstead’.

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

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    Sources (38)

    • J David Stevenson in entry for Beth Stevenson, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • David J Stevenson in household of Eliza M Stevenson, "United States Census, 1910"
    • John David Stevenson in entry for George V Stevenson and Wanda Scoffield, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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