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 Magna, 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
Zina Rosella Newberry Morris
Marriage: 25 November 1870
John Morris Jenkins
Zina Estelle Jenkins
George Ernest Jenkins
Ada Rosella Jenkins
Arthur Vernon Jenkins
Mary Maria Jenkins
Viola Pearl Jenkins

Spouse and Children

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


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    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 15
    Historical Boundaries: 1863: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1868: Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Salt Lake, Utah, United States
    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(see Morrissey ).Welsh: Anglicized form of the personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1 above).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.

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    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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