Leona Jane Wallin

5 March 1895–31 August 1995 (Age 100)
Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Leona Jane

When Leona Jane Wallin was born on 5 March 1895, in Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States, her father, Karl Oscar Käck Wallin, was 25 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Tripp, was 25. She married John Joseph Frederick Gardelius on 28 January 1920, in Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She immigrated to San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States in 1940 and lived in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years and San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States in 1940. She died on 31 August 1995, in Galt, Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 100.

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Family Time Line

John Joseph Frederick Gardelius
1875–1955
Leona Jane Wallin
1895–1995
Marriage: 28 January 1920
Jack Charles Gardelius
1924–2015

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 January 1920
Davis, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1911 · The Murray Library

Age 16

The Murray Library was founded on January 6, 1911. The Murray Library was one of twenty-three libraries in Utah built with money donated by steel magnate Andrew Carnegie.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 28

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Swedish: variant of Vallin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Wallin Leon Jane Gardelius in household of John Joseph Frederick Gardelius, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • John Jos. Frėderick Gardelius, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • John J. Fred. Gardelius, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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