Beatrice Evelyn Jones

Brief Life History of Beatrice Evelyn

When Beatrice Evelyn Jones was born on 27 April 1910, in Henefer, Summit, Utah, United States, her father, George Parker Jones, was 34 and her mother, May Isabel Wright, was 29. She married Junius Wilford Pedersen on 24 May 1940, in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States. She lived in Henefer Election Precinct, Summit, Utah, United States in 1940 and United States in 1949. She died on 7 January 1993, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Henefer Cemetery, Henefer, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Junius Wilford Pedersen
Beatrice Evelyn Jones
Marriage: 24 May 1940

Sources (12)

  • Eveylen J Pedersen, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Beatrice Evelyn Jones, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
  • Miss Beatrice Evelyn Jones, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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World Events (8)

1911 · The Salt Lake International Airport

The Salt Lake International Airport starts its history as a small airfield. It slowly grew until Charles Lindbergh visited that area. After his visit, the airfield changed into a Municipal Airport and started being a hub for most flights from New York to California. After World War II, the airport turned into an international hub for most flights in the Mountain West. In recent history, It sees around 30 million travelers each year and continues to grow in popularity by the local residents.

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.


Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) (see John ), with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. It began to be adopted as a non-hereditary surname in some parts of Wales from the 16th century onward, but did not become a widespread hereditary surname there until the 18th and 19th centuries. In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. It is (including in the sense 2 below) the fifth most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans and Native Americans.

English: habitational or occupational name for someone who lived or worked ‘at John's (house)’.

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

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