Henry Abplanalp

1865–21 January 1953 (Age 88)
Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Henry

When Henry Abplanalp was born in 1865, in Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States, his father, Peter Abplanalp Sr, was 36 and his mother, Margaretha Eggler, was 30. He married Margaret Lillian Ross on 5 October 1902. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Wasatch, Utah, United States in 1910 and Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 21 January 1953, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Maeser, Uintah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Abplanalp
Margaret Lillian Ross
Marriage: 5 October 1902
Zelda Leverda Abplanalp
Orval Ross Abplanalp
Liley Rose Abplanalp
Arnold Abplanalp
Norma Ellen Abplanalp
Vida Pearl Abplanalp
Warren Ross Abplanalp
Darrell Jesse Abplanalp

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 October 1902
  • Children


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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 0
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    1867 · Gas Street Lamps Installed
    Age 2
    The Los Angeles Gas Company installed 43 gas street lamps on Main Street. A lamplighter rode on horseback at dusk to light the streetlights. By 1873, 136 gas lamps had been installed in Los Angeles. 
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 25
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Swiss German: topographic name for someone living high on a mountainside, from German ab- ‘below, off’ + Planalp ‘high, flat mountain-meadow’.

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

    Sources (53)

    • Henry Aplanalp, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Henry Abplanalp, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Henry Abplanalp, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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