Olive Earlene Rhead

12 August 1876–21 July 1934 (Age 57)
Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Olive Earlene

When Olive Earlene Rhead was born on 12 August 1876, in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States, her father, Edward Henry Rhead, was 25 and her mother, Susan Alvira Huffman, was 21. She married John Benjamin Pendleton on 6 December 1899, in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Coalville Election Precinct, Summit, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 21 July 1934, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Benjamin Pendleton
Olive Earlene Rhead
Marriage: 6 December 1899
Leah Olive Pendleton
John Rhead Pendleton
Dorothy "Dot" Asenath Pendleton
Murlin Rhead Pendleton
Wayne Edward Rhead Pendleton
Everett Rhead Pendleton
William Rhead Pendleton Sr
Stewart Rhead Pendleton
Evelyn Pendleton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 December 1899Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 5
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 6
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
    1896 · Utah Becomes a State
    Age 20
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (Staffordshire): variant of Read .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Remembrances of Wayne Pendleton of his mother

    Sources (43)

    • Olive in entry for Pendleton, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Olive E. Rhead Pendleton in household of John B. Pendleton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Olive E Rhead in entry for Charles Leland Porter and Evelyn Pendleton, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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