Alpha Loader Jaques

27 August 1856–8 December 1945 (Age 89)
Florence, Douglas, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Alpha Loader

When Alpha Loader Jaques was born on 27 August 1856, in Florence, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, his father, John Jaques, was 29 and his mother, Zilpah Loader, was 25. He married Amy Eliza Ricks on 1 March 1876, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 8 December 1945, in Sugar City, Madison, Idaho, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Sugar City, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alpha Loader Jaques
Amy Eliza Ricks
Marriage: 1 March 1876
Alpha Ricks Jaques
Zilpah Ricks Jaques
William Ricks Jaques
James Ricks Jaques
Amy Ricks Jaques
Thomas Ricks Jaques
John Ricks Jaques
Joel Ricks Jaques
Tamar Ricks Jaques
Flora Ricks Jaques
Constance Ricks Jaques
Minnie Ricks Jaques
Leslie Ricks Jaques
Theron Ricks Jaques

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 March 1876Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 11
    Nebraska is the 37th state.
    Age 34
    Idaho is the 43rd state.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Jacques 2 and 3.French: variant of Jacques 1 and, in North America, possibly also an altered form of this. Compare Jaquith .History: This surname (see 2 above) is listed along with the variant Jacques and its altered form Jack in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Autobiography of Zilpah Ricks Jaques Anderson--1961

    I was born September 30, 1878, at Logan, Cache County, Utah. My parents, Alpha Loader Jaques & Amy Eliza Ricks Jaques, were pioneers to the upper Snake River Valley in 1885. My father was born on th …

    Sources (76)

    • Alpha Loder Jaques, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • F. L. Jaques in entry for Leslie Ricks Jaques and Olive Jane Sorensen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Alpha L. Jazues in entry for Flora Jazues Bean, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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