Agnes Priscilla Richins

4 September 1886–15 March 1942 (Age 55)
Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Agnes Priscilla

When Agnes Priscilla Richins was born on 4 September 1886, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Charles Wager Richins, was 58 and her mother, Agnes Mary Willmott, was 28. She married Jesse Alvin Clayson on 9 June 1910, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Ward 4 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 15 March 1942, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Alvin Clayson
Agnes Priscilla Richins
Marriage: 9 June 1910
Beth Clayson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 June 1910Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 4
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1896 · Utah Becomes a State
    Age 10
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
    Age 15
    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Ricun, a diminutive of Rich , itself a pet form of Richard , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. It appears that a dialectally different (Norman or Picard) form of the French name, with medial /-k-/, also survived in England for a time alongside forms with original /-tʃ-/.

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

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    Sources (16)

    • Agnes Clayson en la familia de Jesse Clayson, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Agnes Precilla Richins, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Agnes Richins Clayson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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