Samuel Marks Jenkins

7 July 1839–3 September 1893 (Age 54)
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Samuel Marks

When Samuel Marks Jenkins was born on 7 July 1839, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Johnson Jenkins, was 22 and his mother, Hannah Marks, was 19. He married Martha Ann Bateman on 13 February 1865, in West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He died on 3 September 1893, in Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Marks Jenkins
Martha Ann Bateman
Marriage: 13 February 1865
Mary Hannah Jenkins
Margaret Alice Jenkins
Samuel Albert Jenkins
Harriet Amelia Jenkins
Julia Etta Jenkins

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 February 1865West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 24
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

    Name Meaning

    English and Welsh: variant of Jenkin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Jenkins is one of the most common surnames in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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    Sources (26)

    • Samuel M Jenkins in household of William J Jenkins, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Samuel Jenkins in entry for Robert Edwin Dimond and Margaret Alice Jenkins Cooper, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Samuel Jenkins in entry for Mary Hannah Newbold, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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