Manasseh Julius Blackburn

Brief Life History of Manasseh Julius

When Manasseh Julius Blackburn was born on 9 June 1878, in Loa, Piute, Utah, United States, his father, Jehu Thomas Blackburn, was 30 and his mother, Catherine Rebecca Foy, was 30. He married Luzetta Angeline Taylor on 10 August 1904, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Canyon, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Jamieson Election Precinct, Malheur, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 22 July 1985, in Vale, Malheur, Oregon, United States, at the age of 107, and was buried in Valley View Cemetery, Vale, Malheur, Oregon, United States.

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Manasseh Julius Blackburn
Luzetta Angeline Taylor
Marriage: 10 August 1904
Julius Allen Blackburn
Luzetta Blackburn
Jay Evan Blackburn
Foy Taylor Blackburn
Val Jean Blackburn
James Aaron Blackburn

Sources (45)

  • Manassah J. Blackburn, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Manasseh J Blackburn, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
  • Manasseh Julius Blackburn, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

World Events (8)


Historical Boundaries: 1879: Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States 1880: Emery, Utah Territory, United States 1894: Carbon, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Carbon, Utah, United States

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

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.

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Blackburn, but especially the one in Lancashire, so named with Old English blæc ‘dark’ + burna ‘stream’. This surname is found mainly in northern England.

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

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Luzetta Angeline Taylor Blackburn by Angie Griggs

LUZETTA ANGELINE TAYLOR BLACKBURN Today, Feb. 22, 1966, I shall begin to write some of my memories, beginning with my earliest recollections. In fact, I shall begin by writing a little of the histo …

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