George Dennis Arbon

Brief Life History of George Dennis

When George Dennis Arbon was born on 5 January 1840, in Graveley, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Cavelor Arbon, was 26 and his mother, Rebecca Dennis, was 27. He married Sarah Annette Nicholas in July 1865, in Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He lived in Curlew, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1880 and Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1910. He died on 22 March 1921, in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Willard City Cemetery, Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Dennis Arbon
Sarah Annette Nicholas
Marriage: July 1865
Emily Annette Arbon
Nancy Eunice Arbon
Margaret Helen Arbon
Esther Rebecca Arbon
Joseph Nicholas Arbon
Mary Anne Arbon
Sarah Eveline Arbon

Sources (28)

  • George Arborn in household of John Arborn, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • George Arborn, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • George Dennis Arbon, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)


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Historical Boundaries: 1851: Utah Territory, United States 1852: Weber, Utah Territory, United States 1856: Box Elder, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Box Elder, Utah, United States


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): from the Middle English personal name Arbern (Old Norse Arnbiǫrn, Arnbiorn).

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

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Overland Travels of George Arbon

George and his brother Charles came across the plains in the Mormon wagon train Company that left Florence, Nebraska on 22 July 1862 and arrived in Salt Lake City on the 21 or 22 Sept 1862. Homer Dun …

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