William Henry Carbine

29 March 1871–5 April 1954 (Age 83)
Clarkston, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of William Henry

When William Henry Carbine was born on 29 March 1871, in Clarkston, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, William Van Orden Carbine, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Jane Miller, was 22. He married Gertrude Evelyn Staley on 19 December 1900, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He immigrated to Canada in 1907 and lived in Fort Macleod, Willow Creek No. 26, Alberta, Canada for about 15 years. He died on 5 April 1954, in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Ronan, Lake, Montana, United States.

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William Henry Carbine
Gertrude Evelyn Staley
Marriage: 19 December 1900
Evelyn Gertrude Carbine
Sarah Carbine
Anita Maude Carbine
William Henry Carbine
Warren Edmund Carbine
Harold Alma Carbine
Delmer Staley Carbine
Cecil Floyd Carbine
Dorothy Harriett Carbine
Aaron Carbine

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  • Marriage
    19 December 1900Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 1
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    Age 3
    "The fort was built as a 70 by 70 meters square (233 by 233 ft) on October 18, 1874. Fort Macleod was originally established in 1874 on a peninsula along the Oldman River, then moved in 1884 to the present town location In 1906 a fire devastated the downtown and destroyed most of the wooden buildings. From 1906 to 1912 Macleod had its greatest period of growth, as more new brick and stone building replaced the destroyed wooden ones. Then in 1912 the CPR moved the divisional point and 200 jobs to Lethbridge, devastating the local economy. Fort Macleod ceased to grow, and in 1924 was forced to declare bankruptcy. Until the 1970s, the town's economy stagnated and the buildings from the turn-of-the-century remained untouched.[9] In 1978 Alberta Culture started to inventory the downtown buildings, and in 1982 the downtown became Alberta's first ""Provincial Historic Area"". As well, Heritage Canada started a Main Street Restoration Project in 1982, aiming to preserve the sandstone and brick buildings, some dati"
    Age 22
    Historical Boundaries 1893: Flathead, Montana, United States

    Name Meaning

    Irish: variant of Carabine, an Anglicized form of Ó Corbáin ‘son of Corbán’, a personal name based on corb ‘chariot’.Cornish: variant of Carbin 2.

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

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    Brief History of William Van Orden Carbine

    William Van Orden Carbine, a patriarch in the Union Stake of Zion and a resident of La Grande, Oregon, was born February 17, 1835, at Cairo, Greene County NewYork, the son of Edmund Z. Carbine and Ade …

    Sources (36)

    • William Henry Carbine, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • W. H. Carbine in entry for Jack Krueger and Dorothy Rufenach, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • William Henry Carbine in entry for Harold Alma Carbine, "Montana, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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