Wayne Jones

25 June 1919–7 July 1988 (Age 69)
Tabiona, Duchesne, Utah, United States

The Life of Wayne

When Wayne Jones was born on 25 June 1919, in Tabiona, Duchesne, Utah, United States, his father, John Henry Jones, was 41 and his mother, Clementine Cuvier Coe, was 36. He married Evelyn May Harman on 29 June 1940, in Farmington, Davis, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Bacchus, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1945. He died on 7 July 1988, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Tabiona-Redcliff Cemetery, Tabiona, Duchesne, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wayne Jones
Evelyn May Harman
Marriage: 29 June 1940
Don Byron Jones
Lynne Jones

Spouse and Children


    Evelyn May Harman


29 June 1940
Farmington, Davis, Utah Territory, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 2

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.
1938 · The DI is Opened To The Public

Age 19

Deseret Industries is a non-profit organization and a division of Welfare Services of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It includes a chain of retail thrift stores and work projects. Many of the items sold are second hand or never used. Such items include furniture, appliances, computers, and clothing. The DI also sells new furniture, much of it received directly from its own manufacturing plant in Salt Lake City. The DI provides job skill training for the physically, emotionally and socially challenged and seeks to place them into private sector employment.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

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

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Story Highlight

Wayne Jones

This grandfather died when I was little, but I remember he was very quiet.

Sources (3)

  • Wayne Jones in household of John H Jones, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Wayne Jones in household of John H Jones, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Wayne Jones in household of Earl F Jones, "United States Census, 1940"

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