Miles Strong

2 November 1852–7 October 1931 (Age 78)
Kendal, Westmorland, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Miles

When Miles Strong was born on 2 November 1852, in Kendal, Westmorland, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Henry Strong Jr, was 47 and his mother, Agnes Miller, was 43. He married Marie Christina Jensen on 9 November 1892, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Ward 1 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States for about 20 years. He died on 7 October 1931, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Miles Strong
Marie Christina Jensen
Marriage: 9 November 1892
Hewitt Miles Strong
Florence Agnes Strong
Ethel Marie Strong
John Jensen Strong
Leona Strong
Waldo Jensen Strong
Juanita Strong

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 November 1892Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 2
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 23
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English strong(e), strang(e) ‘strong, powerful’ (Old English strang).Americanized form of French Trahan .Americanized form (translation into English) of Jewish Stark .

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

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    Sources (57)

    • Miles Strong in entry for Ethel J Strong, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Miles Strong, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Miles Strong in entry for Hewitt Miles Strong and Etta Sears Simmons, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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