Elias A Gee

29 June 1868–27 April 1936 (Age 67)
Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Elias A

When Elias A Gee was born on 29 June 1868, in Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, United States, his father, George Washington Gee II, was 26 and his mother, Sophina Alcesta Fuller, was 25. He married Frances Matilda Bean on 30 September 1891, in Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States for about 5 years. He died on 27 April 1936, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

Photos & Memories (9)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Elias A Gee
1868–1936
Frances Matilda Bean
1873–1942
Marriage: 30 September 1891
Frances Sophina Gee
1892–1970
Erma Garda Gee
1894–1987
Elias Amos Gee Jr.
1896–1898
Leland Gee
1900–1980
George Orville Gee
1902–1988
Edith Gee
1904–1991
Elwood Alvin Gee
1908–1988

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 September 1891
Utah, Utah, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1886

Age 18

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McGee , Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodha ‘son of Aodh’ ( see McCoy ).2 English: this is a common name in northern England, of uncertain origin. The existence of a patronymic form Geeson points to a personal name, but this has not been satisfactorily identified. It may in fact be the Irish or Scottish name in an English context.3 French (Gée): habitational name from any of several places called Gé or Gée, for example in Maine-et-Loire, derived from the Gallo-Roman domain name Gaiacum.

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

A Day in the Life of Provo 4th Ward, 1910

It was the Sabbath, May 1, 1910. Members of the Provo 4th Ward had come to their ward house in Provo to worship in the regular monthly fast and testimony meeting. At 1:00 that afternoon, Bishop Al …

Sources (3)

  • Elias Amos Gee, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Elias Amos Gee, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Elias Gee in household of George W Gee, "United States Census, 1880"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.