Jeremiah Alonzo Hancock

3 April 1871–11 August 1935 (Age 64)
Payson, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Jeremiah Alonzo

When Jeremiah Alonzo Hancock was born on 3 April 1871, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Isaac Adams Hancock, was 33 and his mother, Margaret Melvina Bingham, was 30. He married May Carson on 3 April 1901, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 11 August 1935, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jeremiah Alonzo Hancock
1871–1935
May Carson
1880–1972
Marriage: 3 April 1901
Leah Ruth Hancock
1902–1972
Ether Hancock
1908–1908
Minnie May Hancock
1911–2004
Floyd Jay Hancock
1913–2008
Jerry A Hancock
1915–1946
Grant Carson Hancock
1920–2017

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 April 1901
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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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.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 19

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

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Hann + the hypocoristic suffix -cok, which was commonly added to personal names ( see Cocke ).2 Dutch: from Middle Dutch hanecoc ‘winkle’, ‘periwinkle’ (a type of shellfish), probably a metonymic occupational name for someone who gathered and sold shellfish.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jeremiah A Hancock, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Jeremiah A Hancock, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Jerry A Hancock, "United States Census, 1920"

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