Jean Klingensmith Urie

27 May 1893–4 March 1957 (Age 63)
Hamiltons Fort, Iron, Utah Territory, United States

The Life Summary of Jean Klingensmith

When Jean Klingensmith Urie was born on 27 May 1893, in Hamiltons Fort, Iron, Utah Territory, United States, her father, John Main Urie, was 58 and her mother, Priscilla Klingensmith, was 38. She married Charles Edwin Duncan on 12 May 1920, in Sevier, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1930 and Provo Election Precinct, Utah, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 4 March 1957, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Edwin Duncan
Jean Klingensmith Urie
Marriage: 12 May 1920
Faust Urie Duncan
Charles Homer Duncan
William Craig Duncan
Anna Jean Duncan

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 3
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah becomes a state
Age 3
After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 17
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

(1997: 474;2007: 842; 2010: 1092)Scottish (Glasgow): habitational name from Urie (Kincardineshire). The placename may be from Gaelic iubhar ‘yew’ + a placename forming suffix –in.

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

Sources (33)

  • Jean Urie Smith Duncan, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Miss Jean S Urie, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
  • Jean Duncan in entry for Charles Homer Duncan, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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