Greenleaf Blodgett

3 September 1850–24 October 1923 (Age 73)
Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States

The Life Summary of Greenleaf

When Greenleaf Blodgett was born on 3 September 1850, in Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States, his father, Newman Greenleaf Blodgett, was 49 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann Garnet Reid, was 30. He married Sarah Susannah Garrard on 25 December 1871, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1910 and Weber, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 24 October 1923, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Ben Lomond Cemetery, North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Greenleaf Blodgett
Sarah Susannah Garrard
Marriage: 25 December 1871
Caroline Amelia Campbell
Evered Elizabeth Blodgett
Greenleaf Blodgett Jr
Emeline Ann Blodgett

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1871Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 14
    Historical Boundaries 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Bannock, Idaho, United States 1946: Franklin, Idaho, United States
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 20
    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

    English: unexplained. This surname is no longer found in Britain.

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

    Story Highlight

    Greenleaf Blodgett Sr

    Greenleaf Blodgett Sr. son of Newman Greenleaf Blodgett and Elizabeth Garnett Reid Blodgett born September the 3, 1850 on the third crossing of Sweetwater Wyoming coming to the valley of Utah and Fath …

    Sources (30)

    • Greenleaf Blodget in household of Newman G Blodget, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Greenleaf Bladgett in entry for Greenleaf Bladgett and Eliza A Wheeler, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Greenleaf Sr. Blodgett in entry for Greenleaf Blodgett, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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