Ervin Plowman

6 May 1886–6 February 1938 (Age 51)
Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life of Ervin

When Ervin Plowman was born on 6 May 1886, in Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Lauritz Jørgensen Plougmann, was 26 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann Thompson, was 23. He married Bessie Luray Kirkbride on 23 December 1908, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Smithfield Election Precinct, Cache, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 6 February 1938, in Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ervin Plowman
1886–1938
Bessie Luray Kirkbride
1891–1970
Marriage: 23 December 1908
Melba Luray Plowman
1909–2003
Ervin Keith Plowman
1912–1991
Louis Quinn Plowman
1917–1993
Elizabeth Plowman
1919–2001
James Ralph Plowman
1922–1922
Rex Gibson Plowman
1923–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1908
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 10

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 14

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name for a plowwright or plowman, from late Old English plōh ‘plow’ + mann ‘man’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Ervin P Plowman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ervin Plowman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ervin Plowman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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