Iona Sarah Hooks

21 February 1915–30 November 1988 (Age 73)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Iona Sarah

When Iona Sarah Hooks was born on 21 February 1915, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, James Reese Hooks, was 54 and her mother, Louisa Bertha Muhlestein, was 39. She married Layton Ernest Ford on 26 August 1936, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 30 November 1988, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Layton Ernest Ford
1915–2011
Iona Sarah Hooks
1915–1988
Marriage: 26 August 1936
LoRetta Ford
1938–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 August 1936
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 6

Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hook , either in the topographic sense or a patronymic from the nickname. This surname is also established in northern Ireland.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Iona S Hooks in household of Jas Reece Hooks, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Iona S Hooks in household of James Reese Hooks, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Iona Sarah Hooks Peterson in household of Owen Runnel Peterson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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