Mary Madeleine Faris

12 September 1920–24 November 2002 (Age 82)
Ovid, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States

The Life of Mary Madeleine

When Mary Madeleine Faris was born on 12 September 1920, in Ovid, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, her father, Robert William Faris, was 30 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Serene Johnson, was 31. She married Adolia Lee Jones on 28 June 1941. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Hinckley Election Precinct, Millard, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 24 November 2002, in Ivins, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Adolia Lee Jones
1919–2009
Mary Madeleine Faris
1920–2002
Marriage: 28 June 1941
Judith Anne Jones
1944–2014

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 June 1941
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 1

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.
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.
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

1 Variant of Irish and Scottish Ferris .2 Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic fāris ‘horseman’, ‘knight’. Compare Fares .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Madeline Farris in household of Ann Johnson Farris, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Mary Madeline Faris Jones in household of Adolia Lee Jones, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mary Madeleine Faris Jones in household of Adolia Lee Jones, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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