John Bone Sr.

2 September 1839–16 January 1893 (Age 53)
Upper Caldecote, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

When John Bone Sr. was born on 2 September 1839, in Upper Caldecote, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Bone, was 26 and his mother, Mary Wagstaff, was 28. He married Hannah Pratt Slater on 28 August 1860, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Northill, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 16 January 1893, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Bone Sr.
Hannah Pratt Slater
Marriage: 28 August 1860
John Bone
Magarth Bone
James William Bone
Mary Jane Bone
George Joseph Bone
Lorenzo Bone
Hannah Victoria Bone
Eugene Bone
Elizabeth Dixon Bone

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 August 1860Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 15
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): nickname meaning ‘good’, from Middle English bon(e), boun, Old French bon ‘good’.English: possibly a nickname from Middle English bone ‘bone, leg’ (Old English bān; compare Bain 3), used of someone with a bad leg or long legs.English: variant of Boone 1.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Jane Bradshaw and Her Kin

    Jane Bradshaw and Her Kin April 2002 William Bone, Senior was born near Bedfordshire, England 8 November 1812, second child of Thomas and Elizabeth (Hollingsworth) Boon (Bone or Boane) a very succes …

    Sources (37)

    • John Bone in household of Mary Wagstaff, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • John Bone in entry for James William Bone and Pearl Ellen Davis, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • John Bone in entry for Eugene Bone, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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