Jessie LaFern Winder

18 December 1920–28 January 2004 (Age 83)
Iona, Bonneville, Idaho, United States

The Life of Jessie LaFern

When Jessie LaFern Winder was born on 18 December 1920, in Iona, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, her father, Franklin Daniel Winder, was 32 and her mother, Esther Ella Crofts, was 27. She married Grant Perkins Morrison on 24 April 1941, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States. She lived in World for about 39 years. She died on 28 January 2004, in Kuna, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Hunter, Ada, Idaho Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sammie Charles Klitzman
1925–1995
Jessie LaFern Winder
1920–2004
Marriage: 29 January 1963

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MARRIAGE
29 January 1963

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 22

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a winder of wool, from an agent derivative of Middle English winde(n) ‘to wind’ (Old English windan ‘to go’, ‘to proceed’). The verb was also used in the Middle Ages of various weaving and plaiting processes, so that in some cases the name may have referred to a basket or hurdle maker. 2. habitational name from any of the various minor places in northern England so called, from Old English vindr ‘wind’ + erg ‘hut’, ‘shelter’, i.e. a shelter against the wind.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jessie L Windor in household of Franklin Winder, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Jessie Lafern Winder Morrison in household of Grant Perkins Morrison, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Jessie Lafern Winder Morrison in household of Grant Perkins Morrison, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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