Rebecca Deseret Dutson

Female28 January 1855–2 February 1937

Brief Life History of Rebecca Deseret

When Rebecca Deseret Dutson was born on 28 January 1855, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, John William Dutson, was 26 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Cowley, was 25. She married Ole Hans Jacobson on 14 March 1878, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 2 February 1937, in Oak City, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Oak City, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ole Hans Jacobson
Rebecca Deseret Dutson
Marriage: 14 March 1878
Mary Ellen Jacobson
Ole William Jacobson
Ida Jane Jacobson
Maggie Ann Jacobson
Eddie Mathias Jacobson
Elizabeth Jacobson
Nellie Jacobson
Irving Elmer Jacobson
Joseph Alfred Jacobson
Alma Evan Jacobson
Ruby Rebecca Jacobson

Sources (27)

  • Rebecca D Dutson Jacobson in household of Ole H Jacobson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Rebecca D Dutson in entry for Alma Rich Lyman and Ruby Rebecca Jacobsen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
  • Rebecca D. Jacobson in entry for Ole H. Jacobson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 March 1878Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 8

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 13

    Historical Boundaries: 1868: Millard, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Millard, Utah, United States

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 26

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    variant of Dodson with devoicing of the second consonant before voiceless /s/.

    variant of Dudson, itself either a variant of Dodson or a habitational name from Dudston in Shropshire, with the assimilation of -t-.


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

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    Ole Hansen Jacobson Family Information

    Ole Hansen Jacobson Family Information Ole was born 1 Jan. 1853, in Klovtofte, Copenhagen, Denmark. He was the son of Hans Jacobsen, born 27 Feb. 1814, in Svogerslev, Copenhagen, Denmark, and died 1 …

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