Roswell Cole Belnap

27 January 1881–18 January 1961 (Age 79)
Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Roswell Cole

When Roswell Cole Belnap was born on 27 January 1881, in Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Gilbert Rosel Belnap, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Jane Cole, was 28. He married Inez Powell on 15 August 1911, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 18 January 1961, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roswell Cole Belnap
Inez Powell
Marriage: 15 August 1911
Ruth Ellen Belnap
Helen Leone Belnap
Margaret Sarah Belnap
Elizabeth Powell Belnap
Mary Inez Belnap
Rebecca Jane Belnap

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 August 1911Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 1
    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.
    Age 9
    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 21
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Belknap .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (45)

    • Roswell C Belnap in entry for Ruth Ellen Belnap, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Roswell Belnap, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Roswell Cole in entry for Ralph Dudley Knight and Helen Leone Belnap, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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