Elizabeth Jane Snyder

28 February 1839–23 December 1911 (Age 72)
Camden, Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Jane

When Elizabeth Jane Snyder was born on 28 February 1839, in Camden, Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Canada, her father, Chester Comstock Snyder, was 23 and her mother, Catherine Montgomery, was 19. She married Jared Curtis Roundy Sr. on 9 May 1856, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 23 December 1911, in Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Fountain Green Cemetery, Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dr. William Henry Johnson
Elizabeth Jane Snyder
Marriage: 16 April 1858
William Henry Johnson Jr.
Chester Lafayette Johnson
Charles Wesley Johnson
Mary Emma Johnson
Sarah Louisa Johnson
George Franklin Johnson
Eliza Josephine Johnson
Robert Merrill Johnson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 April 1858Springville, Utah, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Schneider ‘tailor’ and of its Slavic(ized) variants, such as Slovak, Slovenian, and Croatian Šnajder, Czech Šnajdr (see also Snider 1).Dutch: variant, archaic or Americanized, of Snijder, an occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch sniden ‘to cut’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Elizabeth "Eliza" Jane Snyder Johnson (28 February 1839 – 23 December 1911)

    DEATH NOTICE: The Manti Messenger, Friday 29 December 1911: Ft. Green. Eliza Johnson, wife of William H. Johnson, Sr., died at her home here Dec. 23rd of general debility, lingering only three weeks …

    Sources (35)

    • Eliza Roundy in household of Chester Snyder, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Eliza S Snyder in entry for Robert Mirl Johnson and Nora Zabriskie, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Eliza Snyder in entry for George F. Johnson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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