James Gledhill Duffin

30 May 1860–20 May 1921 (Age 60)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of James Gledhill

When James Gledhill Duffin was born on 30 May 1860, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Isaac Duffin, was 33 and his mother, Mary Fielding, was 32. He married Mary Jane Grainger on 19 January 1881, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Ward 1 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1910 and Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 20 May 1921, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Gledhill Duffin
1860–1921
Mary Jane Grainger
1863–1932
Marriage: 19 January 1881
James Franklin Duffin
1882–1961
Isaac C. Duffin
1883–1883
Clarence Duffin
1884–1951
Cyril Duffin
1886–1963
David Duffin
1888–1888
Florence Duffin
1890–1957
George Duffin
1892–1937
Stanley G. Duffin
1895–1957
Rulon Duffin
1897–1900
Maurine Duffin
1899–1976
Spencer Duffin
1903–1982
Owen Duffin
1908–1981

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 January 1881St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863
    Age 3
    Historical Boundaries 1863: Idaho, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Boise, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Boise, Idaho Territory, United States 1863: Owyee, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Oneida, Idaho, Territory, United States 1875: Bear Lake, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 21
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (Hampshire): possibly from the Old Norse personal name Dufan, a loan from Old Irish Dubán, derived from the ancestor of Gaelic dubh ‘dark’.Irish (Antrim): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibhfinn, ‘descendant of Dubhfionn’, a personal name composed of dubh ‘dark’ + fionn ‘fair’.

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

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    MISSIONARY JOURNAL OF NEPHI WILLIAMS

    This document was OCR’ed and some errors are from that process. The spelling errors for the most part were taken directly for Nephi’s journal. MISSIONARY JOURNAL OF NEPHI WILLIAMS Arkansas 1899-1900 …

    Sources (79)

    • Jas G Duffin in entry for Ralph Carlin Duffin, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • James G Duffin, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • James G in entry for Owen George Duffin and Blanche Elease Lawson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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