Zebedee Coltrin Jr

15 June 1851–3 April 1918 (Age 66)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Zebedee

When Zebedee Coltrin Jr was born on 15 June 1851, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, Zebedee Coltrin, was 46 and his mother, Mary Mott, was 30. He married Evaline Isabella Davey on 19 July 1890, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Diamond, Juab, Utah, United States in 1900 and Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 3 April 1918, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Zebedee Coltrin Jr
Lucy Ann Williams
Marriage: 15 December 1898
Mary Coltrin
Zebedee Hugh Coltrin
Josephine Coltrin
John Graham Coltrin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 December 1898
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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 6
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 19
    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

    Altered form of northern Irish Coltrane .

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

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    Story Highlight

    History of Ira H. Coltrin written by Orla Hillhouse

    I was about 8 and a half years younger. When Ira and I were small, mother often left us alone in the big house (14 rooms) and we had to go upstairs to bed. We had to carry a coal lamp up to light ou …

    Sources (33)

    • Zebedee Coltrin in entry for Coltrin, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Zebedee Coltrin, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Mr. Zebidee Colbin, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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