Francis Henry Edmonds

Male8 October 1878–13 August 1908

Brief Life History of Francis Henry

When Francis Henry Edmonds was born on 8 October 1878, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, Edward Edmonds, was 28 and his mother, Ellen Maria Woolley, was 25. He married Alice Deborah Manning on 26 April 1905, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 13 August 1908, in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 29, and was buried in Farmington City Cemetery, Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Francis Henry Edmonds
Alice Deborah Manning
Marriage: 26 April 1905
Vera Edmonds

Sources (19)

  • Francis Henry Edmonds in household of Edward Edmonds, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Francis H Edmonds, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
  • Francis H. Edmonds in entry for Alice Manning Edmonds, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 April 1905Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 3

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 4

    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 12

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Edmond with genitival -s or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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    Story Highlight


    I was born 5 September 1886, at Farmington, Utah a daughter of Eli and Deborah Hollist Manning, early pioneers. I was blessed by Abraham Rose on the 3 November 1868. I was baptized by Oliver Robinson …

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