John Park Brockbank

3 April 1867–26 December 1938 (Age 71)
Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of John Park

When John Park Brockbank was born on 3 April 1867, in Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Isaac Brockbank Junior, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ann Park, was 23. He married Ellen Sophia Truman on 1 May 1894, in Huntington, Emery, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870 and Huntington, Emery, Utah, United States for about 20 years. He died on 26 December 1938, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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John Park Brockbank
Ellen Sophia Truman
Marriage: 1 May 1894
Blanche Brockbank
Cleone Brockbank
Orlon John Brockbank
Leda Brockbank
Jacob Milton Brockbank

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 May 1894Huntington, Emery, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 1
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
    1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
    Age 19
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name from Middle English brok(e) ‘stream, brook’ + bank(e) ‘ridge, slope, bank’, for someone who lived by the bank of a brook. The name may have been confused with Brocklebank .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Isaac Brockbank Jr.

    Isaac Brockbank Jr. (1837-1927) was born on 13 Jul 1837 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England, and died on 4 Mar 1927 in Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, USA. He is the son of Isaac Brockbank Sr. and Elizabeth …

    Sources (36)

    • John Brockbank in household of Isaac Brockbank, "United States Census, 1870"
    • John P Brockbank in entry for Adalbert H Peirce and Leeda Brockbank, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • J P Brockbank in entry for Arlon John Brockbank, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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