Lorinda Cecilia Jorgensen

27 December 1877–13 August 1927 (Age 49)
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Lorinda Cecilia

When Lorinda Cecilia Jorgensen was born on 27 December 1877, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah Territory, United States, her father, Asmus Jorgensen, was 33 and her mother, Harriet Andrina Sandberg, was 21. She married George Washington Gannon on 14 July 1895, in Kane, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Winter Quarters, Carbon, Utah, United States in 1910 and Basalt, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1920. She died on 13 August 1927, in Shelley, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, Shelley, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ralph Nephi Rowley
Lorinda Cecilia Jorgensen
Marriage: 9 April 1902
Ralph Nephi Rowley
Gladys Lorinda Rowley
Edith Ilene Rowley
Joseph Emmanuel Rowley
Harriet Eva Rowley
Lester Louis Rowley
Mabel Jane Rowley

Spouse and Children

9 April 1902
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 8

Historical Boundaries 1885: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States
1892 · Electric Power and Street Lights

Age 15

In 1892, electric power and streetlights were installed in Brigham City.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian (Jørgensen), and North German (Jörgensen): patronymic from the personal name Jörgen, a vernacular form of Greek Geōrgios ( see George ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Larinda Royley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lorinda C Rowley in household of Ralph W Rowley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lorinda Jorgensen in household of Harriet Jorgensen, "United States Census, 1900"

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