Jonathan Socwell Page Sr.

4 June 1833–15 October 1924 (Age 91)
Newport, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Jonathan Socwell

When Jonathan Socwell Page Sr. was born on 4 June 1833, in Newport, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States, his father, Daniel Page Sr, was 32 and his mother, Mary Socwell, was 28. He married Mary Leaver on 12 August 1855, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. He registered for military service in 1905. He died on 15 October 1924, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Payson City Cemetery, Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Jonathan Socwell Page Sr.
Mary Leaver
Marriage: 12 August 1855
Jonathan Socwell Page Jr.
Anna Maria Page
Samuel Leaver Page
Mary Losana Page
Ruth Ellen Page
Hannah Elizabeth Page
Joseph Edmund Page
William Henry Page
Nellie Ingram Page
George Milton Page
Hartlett Hall Page
Ethel Adele Page
Cora Verena Page

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 August 1855Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 17
    Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 24
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.

    Name Meaning

    English and French: occupational or status name for a young servant, Middle English page, paige, Old French page (from Italian paggio, ultimately from Greek paidion, a diminutive of pais ‘boy, child’). The surname has also been established in Ireland since the 16th century. In North America, this surname is also a shortened form of the French cognate Lepage .French Canadian (Pagé): altered form of French Paget , a diminutive of 1. Compare Pashia .North German: metonymic occupational name for a horse dealer, from Middle Low German page ‘horse’.

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

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    Sources (70)

    • Jonathan S Page in entry for Samuel L Page, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • J S Page Sr., "United States Census, 1900"
    • J S Page in entry for Geo M Page and Nettie F Kinder, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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