James Elijah Malin

10 September 1839–26 October 1909 (Age 70)
West Nantmeal Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of James Elijah

When James Elijah Malin was born on 10 September 1839, in West Nantmeal Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Elijah Malin Jr, was 31 and his mother, Sarah McGuckin, was 36. He married Margaret Elizabeth Laney on 29 November 1861, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 26 October 1909, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Elijah Malin
1839–1909
Margaret Elizabeth Laney
1843–1908
Marriage: 29 November 1861
James Elijah Malin
1863–1933
Howard Malin
1865–1899
Sarah Ann Malin
1871–1935
George Hyrum Malin
1873–1947
John Charles Malin
1876–1945
Joseph Abiah Malin
1880–1961
Margaret Pearl Malin
1884–1884
Ivy Hazel Malin
1885–1966

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 November 1861Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    1863
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English female personal name Malin, a diminutive of Mall or Mald (Maud). See Mall and compare Mallinson and Maude 2.Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Male (a back-formation from Malka as if it contained the Slavic diminutive suffix -ke), with the addition of the Slavic possessive suffix -in.Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from Malin, a place in Ukraine.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Mall
    Mallen
    Maling
    Malling
    Maline
    Mallinson
    Mallin
    Malen
    Mealing
    Malan
    Maul

    Sources (55)

    • Malin in entry for George Hyrum Malin, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • James Malin in household of Sarah Malin, "United States Census, 1850"
    • James E Malin in entry for Howard Malin, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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