Jennie Myrle Pyper

20 April 1891–29 November 1959 (Age 68)
Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Jennie Myrle

When Jennie Myrle Pyper was born on 20 April 1891, in Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States, her father, James Munro Gardner Pyper, was 43 and her mother, Nancy Jane Caldwell, was 35. She married Thomas Ernest Albiston on 20 December 1911, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Alberta, Canada in 1916 and Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada in 1926. She died on 29 November 1959, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 68, and was buried in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Ernest Albiston
Jennie Myrle Pyper
Marriage: 20 December 1911
Rhoda Margaret Albiston
Edith Albiston
Arthur Ernest Albiston
Maxine Albiston
Blanche Albiston
Ruth Albiston
Garth Eugene Albiston
Keith LaMont Albiston

Spouse and Children

20 December 1911
Salt Lake, Utah, United States


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 5

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.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 18

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Piper .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jennie Pyper Albiston in household of Ernest Albiston, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Jennie M Albiston in household of Ernest L Albiston, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Jennie Myrle Albeston in household of Ernest Albeston, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"

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