Laura Julia Hayes

4 September 1897–6 December 1977 (Age 80)
Hale, Texas, United States

The Life of Laura Julia

When Laura Julia Hayes was born on 4 September 1897, in Hale, Texas, United States, her father, James Marlin Hayes, was 29 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Isbell, was 25. She married Horace Eugene Pehrson on 25 September 1919, in Monticello, San Juan, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Bluff, San Juan, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 6 December 1977, in Monticello, San Juan, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Monticello, San Juan, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Horace Eugene Pehrson
1886–1963
Laura Julia Hayes
1897–1977
Marriage: 25 September 1919
Horace Earl Pehrson
1921–1985
Alfred James Pehrson
1923–1986
Jack Wendal Pehrson
1924–2001

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 September 1919
Monticello, San Juan, Utah, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 4

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 21

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAodha ‘descendant of Aodh’, a personal name meaning ‘fire’ ( compare McCoy ). In some cases, especially in County Wexford, the surname is of English origin (see below), having been taken to Ireland by the Normans.2 English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Devon and Worcestershire, so called from the plural of Middle English hay ‘enclosure’ ( see Hay 1), or a topographic name from the same word.3 English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Dorset, Greater London (formerly in Kent and Middlesex), and Worcestershire, so called from Old English hǣse ‘brushwood’, or a topographic name from the same word.

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

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Story Highlight

My Grandma raised three boys. They lived in Monticello. When we had Stake Conference, my family would go and stay at her house. I enjoyed eating her cooking. She would make quilts, and I would pla …

Sources (3)

  • Laura Julia Nayes Pehrson in household of Norace Eugene Pehrson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Laura Julia Hayes Pehrson in household of Horace Eugene Pehrson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Laura Hayes Pehrson in household of Horace Eugene Pehrson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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