Jedediah Mazel Ballantyne Skolfield

10 January 1889–28 March 1965 (Age 76)
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Jedediah Mazel

When Jedediah Mazel Ballantyne Skolfield was born on 10 January 1889, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Samuel Reed Skolfield, was 28 and his mother, Dr. Jane Wilkie Manning, was 22. He married Lois Gene Duckworth in 1942. He lived in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 28 March 1965, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Jedediah Mazel Ballantyne Skolfield
Lois Gene Duckworth
Marriage: 1942

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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 1
    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.
    1898 · The Ogden Utah Sugar Factory Opens
    Age 9
    The Ogden Utah Sugar Factory harvested sugar from beets because sugar cane was hard to grow in northern Utah. During World War, it was hard to get sugar beet seeds, so the company started to harvest the seeds of the beets they were using. The Company merged with a factory in Logan to create the Amalgamated Sugar Company which is still operational today.
    1909 · A Summer Capitol
    Age 20
    Besides farming and shipping with the trolley up to Ogden Valley, there was an effort to convince the state of Utah to have a summer capitol near the town of Huntsville. Even though it didn’t happen, the Ogden Rapid Transit Company extended the Trolley route to Huntsville, so others could vacation there.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: variant of Ballentine .

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Mazel Sholfield, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Mazel Skolfield, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
    • Mazel Skolfield, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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