Joseph Edward Plant

12 September 1928–15 February 2015 (Age 86)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Joseph Edward

When Joseph Edward Plant was born on 12 September 1928, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, George William Plant Sr., was 27 and his mother, Ella Mable Jacobsen, was 24. He had at least 1 son with Dora Jane Halford. He lived in South Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 15 February 2015, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Edward Plant
1928–2015
Dora Jane Halford
1932–2015
Lyndin Ray Plant
1952–2014

Spouse and Children

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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1929

Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931 · The Hogle Zoo

Age 3

Being supported through Salt Lake City taxes, Hogle Zoo has been at its present location at the mouth of Emigration Canyon since 1931 on land donated by Mr. and Mrs. James A. Hogle. In 1936, the zoo purchased Princess Alice, an elephant, from a traveling circus. She gave birth to the first elephant born in Utah. His name was Prince Utah and he died at eleven months old. Current exhibits include various birds, mammals, and reptiles from around the world.
1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment

Age 23

Before the Twenty-second Amendment, the Presidency didn’t have a set number limit on how many times they could be elected or re-elected to the office of President of the United States. The Amendment sets that limit to two times, consecutively or not, and sets additional conditions for presidents who succeed to the unexpired terms of their predecessors.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: metonymic occupational name for a gardener, in particular someone with a herb garden, from Middle English plant (Old English plante), Old French plante ‘herb’, ‘shrub’, ‘young tree’. In English it may also be a nickname for a tender or delicate individual, from the same word in a transferred sense.2 French: topographic name for a planted area, in particular one planted with herbs or vines. Compare Plantier .3 Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Edward Plant, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Joseph Edward Plant, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Joseph A Plant in household of George W Plant, "United States Census, 1930"

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