Oscar Junius Barrett

6 July 1883–7 June 1974 (Age 90)
Mendon, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Oscar Junius

When Oscar Junius Barrett was born on 6 July 1883, in Mendon, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, William Barrett, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Matilda Wennergren, was 28. He married Elizabeth Ann Stumpf on 16 June 1909, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in Cache Junction, Cache, Utah, United States in 1950. He died on 7 June 1974, in Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Mendon, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oscar Junius Barrett
1883–1974
Elizabeth Ann Stumpf
1888–1985
Marriage: 16 June 1909
Ivan Junius Barrett
1910–1999
Mozelle Barrett
1913–2001
Inez Barrett
1917–2005
Theta Barrett
1919–2014
Geneva Barrett
1922–2018
Irene Jane Barrett
1925–2018

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 June 1909Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1886
    Age 3
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1896 · Utah Becomes a State
    Age 13
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1907 · Not for profit elections
    Age 24
    The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish (of Norman origin): probably a nickname for a quarrelsome person, from Old French barat, Middle English bar(r)at, bar(r)et(te) ‘trouble, distress’, later ‘deception, fraud; contention, strife’. Through Norman settlement it also became common in Ireland, where it was Gaelicized as Baróid (Munster) and Baréid (Connacht).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Barret
    Berrett
    Baratta
    Barritt
    Barratt

    Story Highlight

    An Incident of Oscar J. Barrett

    An incident of grandson Oscar J. Barrett while on a mission in Sweden (approx. 1904). Trallhatten had no LDS churches; they had to go to Gauheen to attend a church at Tunaham 5-6 miles from Trallhatte …

    Sources (30)

    • Oscar J Barrett in entry for Mazell Barrett, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Oscar Junius Barrett, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Oscar J Barrett in entry for Owen Joseph Sorensen and Mozelle Barrett, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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