Zina Rosella Newberry Morris

29 March 1848–24 February 1928 (Age 79)
Sand Prairie, Lee, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Zina Rosella Newberry

When Zina Rosella Newberry Morris was born on 29 March 1848, in Sand Prairie, Lee, Iowa, United States, her father, George Morris, was 31 and her mother, Hannah Maria Newberry, was 25. She married Lucius Wheaton Peck on 7 September 1867, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Pleasant Green, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1928. She died on 24 February 1928, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Pleasant Green Cemetery, Magna, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Jenkins
1846–1930
Zina Rosella Newberry Morris
1848–1928
Marriage: 25 November 1870
John Morris Jenkins
1873–1958
Zina Estelle Jenkins
1875–1923
George Ernest Jenkins
1877–1951
Ada Rosella Jenkins
1878–1956
Arthur Vernon Jenkins
1880–1972
Mary Maria Jenkins
1885–1929
Viola Pearl Jenkins
1893–1956

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 November 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854
    Age 6
    Historical Boundaries: 1854: Douglas, Nebraska Territory, United States 1867: Douglas, Nebraska, United States
    1863
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 22
    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 and Scottish: from Maurice, an Old French personal name introduced to Britain by the Normans. It is derived from Latin Mauritius, a derivative of Maurus (see Moore ). This was the name of several early Christian saints. In some cases it may be a nickname of the same derivation for someone with a swarthy complexion.Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirghis, a variant of Ó Muirgheasa (see Morrissey ).Welsh: Anglicized form of the personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1 above).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Moore
    Mauritz
    Mauricio
    Maurice
    McMorris
    Morici
    Moris
    Merrick
    Maurizio
    Morehouse

    Story Highlight

    Zina Rozella Newberry Morris Jenkins by Kent Buckner (2017)

    Zina Rozella Newberry Morris Jenkins was born 29 March 1848 at Sand Prairie, Lee, Iowa to George Morris and Hannah Maria Newberry. Her father wrote, "We moved...to the edge of what was called Sand Pr …

    Sources (29)

    • Rosella Jenkins in household of Werst Watrous, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Rosella Newbury in entry for Zina Estelle Pratt, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Rosella Jenkins, "United States Census, 1910"

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