John Leonard Nebeker

1 November 1854–25 November 1914 (Age 60)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of John Leonard

When John Leonard Nebeker was born on 1 November 1854, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, George Nebeker II, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Dilworth, was 25. He married Christine Graham on 14 February 1875, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 25 November 1914, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Leonard Nebeker
1854–1914
Christine Graham
1856–1946
Marriage: 14 February 1875
John Graham Nebeker
1877–1913
George Bertrum Nebeker
1878–1879
Jean Clara Nebeker
1880–1889
Seymour Nebeker
1882–1889
Elizabeth Dilworth Nebeker
1884–1970
AURELIA EMERY NEBEKER
1886–1889
Inez Nebeker
1888–1964
Vera Vilate Nebeker
1891–1967
Clifford Dilworth Nebeker
1893–1895
Leonard Robert Nebeker
1895–1955
Izora Nebeker
1897–1973
Ruth Nebeker
1901–1904

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 February 1875Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 9
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 9
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 16
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of North German Niebecker: occupational name for a baker who was new in town, or a habitational name for someone from Niebeck (near Uelzen).

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

    Story Highlight

    John L. Nebeker

    John L. Nebeker, the son of George Nebeker and Elizabeth Dilworth was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on November 1, 1854. There were seven sisters and four brothers. His early life ran very quie …

    Sources (63)

    • Jno L Nebeker in entry for Clifford D Nebekar, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • John Nebicar in household of George Nebicar, "United States Census, 1870"
    • John L in entry for Robert Elijah Jones and Elizabeth Dilworth Nebeker, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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