Gideon Moore Halsey Mumford

7 March 1848–26 June 1916 (Age 68)
Beaminster, Dorset, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Gideon Moore Halsey

When Gideon Moore Halsey Mumford was born on 7 March 1848, in Beaminster, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, his father, Mark Hann Halsey, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth Moore, was 27. He married Martha Elenor Crump on 5 February 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 26 June 1916, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Gideon Moore Halsey Mumford
Martha Elenor Crump
Marriage: 5 February 1872
Elizabeth Martha Mumford
Gideon Charles Mumford
Margaret Ann Mumford
Thomas Mark Mumford
Hamlet Eugene Mumford
Byron Edward Mumford
Clarence Leroy Mumford
Victor Emanuel Mumford
Mary Jane Mumford
Laura Pearl Mumford
John Henry Mumford
Emily Mabel Mumford

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 February 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 6
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 18
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    English:variant of Mountford .variant of Munford .

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

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    Byron Edward Mumford History

    LIFE HISTORY OF BYRON EDWARD MUMFORD 1882 -1975 I was born February 11,1882 in Mill Creek, Salt Lake County, Utah. I was the sixth child of twelve children born to Gideon Moore Mumford and Martha Ele …

    Sources (46)

    • G M Mumford in entry for John Henry Mumford, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • G M Mumford, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • G. M. Mumford in entry for John Henry Mumford and Nellie Rose Herzog, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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