Martha Vilate Wilson

22 February 1867–20 December 1953 (Age 86)
Ogden, Weber, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Martha Vilate

When Martha Vilate Wilson was born on 22 February 1867, in Ogden, Weber, Utah Territory, United States, her father, Lewis Dunbar Wilson Jr., was 26 and her mother, Catherine Wiggins, was 21. She married Daniel Jefferson Murdock on 16 September 1885, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Thomas, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1930. She died on 20 December 1953, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Thomas, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Jefferson Murdock
1865–1939
Martha Vilate Wilson
1867–1953
Marriage: 16 September 1885
LeRoy Jefferson Murdock
1886–1974
Daniel Lewis Murdock
1888–1974
Leo Delbert Murdock
1891–1978
Edith Vilate Murdock
1893–1893
Martha "Mattie" Murdock
1894–1929
Edna Pearl Murdock
1896–1996
Grace Mary Murdock
1899–1981
Hazel Catherine Murdock
1901–1989
Lilla Beatrice Murdock
1903–1990
Gladys Ellener Murdock
1906–1969
Vera Josephine Murdock
1908–2001
Reva Murdock
1913–2004

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 September 1885
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1872

Age 5

Historical Boundaries - 1872: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States; 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States; 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States; 1893: Bannock, Idaho, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

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

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from the personal name Will , a very common medieval short form of William .

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

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Story Highlight

True Pioneer Stories as told by Mrs. D. J. Murdock

The Coyotes in Burrow Basin While living on our homestead in Burrow Basin about 1886 we could hear the howling of the coyotes in the evening and morning when they would visit our meager chicke …

Sources (3)

  • Martha V Wilson Murdock in household of Daniel Jefferson Murdock, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Martha V Wilson Murdock in household of Daniel Jefferson Murdock, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Martha Vilot Wilson Murdock in household of Daniel Jefferson Murdock, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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