Enos John Jenks

20 February 1912–17 September 1982 (Age 70)
Weston, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life of Enos John

When Enos John Jenks was born on 20 February 1912, in Weston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, his father, Chauncey Jenks, was 47 and his mother, Esther Jane Bell, was 41. He married Marjorie Wilhelmina Thomssen on 26 October 1937, in Logan Utah Temple, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in World for about 20 years. He died on 17 September 1982, in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Enos John Jenks
1912–1982
Marjorie Wilhelmina Thomssen
1918–2010
Marriage: 26 October 1937
Jill Marie Jenks
1959–1959
Jack Edward Jenks
1959–1959

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 October 1937
Logan Utah Temple, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

Age 1

The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.
1931

Age 19

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English (also found in Wales): patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jenk, a back-formation from Jenkin with the removal of the supposed Anglo-Norman French diminutive suffix -in.

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

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Story Highlight

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A collection of thoughts and memories of my dad, Enos John Jenks

By his daughter, Carole Jenks McGough

Sources (3)

  • Enos John Jenks in household of Esther Jane Bell Jenks, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Enos John Jenks, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Enos John Jenks, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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