Joseph Raymon Kimball

4 November 1871–25 September 1956 (Age 84)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Joseph Raymon

When Joseph Raymon Kimball was born on 4 November 1871, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States, his father, Joseph C. Kimball, was 19 and his mother, Lathilla Merrill Pratt, was 16. He married Abbie Hannah Rice on 6 September 1893, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and San Diego Judicial Township, San Diego, California, United States for about 5 years. In 1920, at the age of 48, his occupation is listed as carpenter in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 25 September 1956, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States.

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Joseph Raymon Kimball
Abbie Hannah Rice
Marriage: 6 September 1893
Rella Rice Kimball
Raymond Rice Kimball
Wilford Kimball
Mariee Kimball
Alta Kimball
Alda Kimball
Le Roi Kimball
Abbie Kimball

Spouse and Children

6 September 1893
Logan, Cache, 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.
1880 · The Great Gale of 1880

Age 9

The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Kimbel, Old English Cynebeal(d), composed of the elements cyne- ‘royal’ + beald ‘bold’, ‘brave’.2 English: variant spelling of Kimble .

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

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Story Highlight

Celebration Will Honor Abbie Kemp

Abbie Kimball Kemp will be honored by her children and grandchildren at a 90th birthday celebration at El Monte Park on August 12 (1995) from 11 am. to 4 p.m. Abbie was born August 30, 1905, in Weise …

Sources (3)

  • Joseph R Kimball, "United States Census, 1940"
  • J R Kimball in household of Joseph Kimball, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Raymon Kimball, "Canada Census, 1901"

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