John Russell Manning Jr.

9 May 1823–10 January 1911 (Age 87)
Bristol, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John Russell

When John Russell Manning Jr. was born on 9 May 1823, in Bristol, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Russell Manning Sr., was 28 and his mother, Eliza White, was 25. He married Sarah Tucker on 5 September 1847, in Bristol, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Weber, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 10 January 1911, in Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Russell Manning Jr.
Sarah Tucker
Marriage: 5 September 1847
William Henry Manning
Sarah Elizabeth Manning
Emanuel John Russell Manning
Charles Frederick White Manning
Sarah Eliza Manning

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  • Marriage
    5 September 1847Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 2
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    Age 7
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    Age 23
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Cork and Kerry): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Mainnín ‘descendant of Mainnín’, probably an assimilated form of Mainchín, a diminutive of manach ‘monk’. This is the name of a chieftain family in Connacht. It is sometimes pronounced Ó Maingín and Anglicized as Mangan .English: from a Middle English survival of the Old English personal name Manning.North German and Dutch: habitational name from a farm so named, once in possession of a certain Manno (see Mann 2) and his kin.

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

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    Story Highlight

    William Henry Manning Autobiography through 1924 compiled by Clarence A Manning

    William Henry Manning story through 1924 compiled by Clarence Alvin Manning (William Henry Manning, Son of John Russell Manning and Sarah Tucker) Account of events of William Henry Manning as lived …

    Sources (37)

    • Jno R Manning, "United States Census, 1870"
    • John R Manning, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
    • John Russel Manning in entry for William Henry Manning, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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