Edgar Dewer Stone

8 April 1855–9 May 1934 (Age 79)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Edgar Dewer

When Edgar Dewer Stone was born on 8 April 1855, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Gillard Stone, was 33 and his mother, Jane Stride, was 33. He married Ann Eliza Gale on 17 October 1877, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Marriott-Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 9 May 1934, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edgar Dewer Stone
Ann Eliza Gale
Marriage: 17 October 1877
Cora Rosanne Stone
Pearl Melissa Stone
Ernest Edgar Stone
James Leroy Stone
Joseph Earl Stone
Albert Dewer Stone
Myrtle Annie Stone
Harold William Stone
Glenard Fay Stone
Lloyd Gale Stone

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  • Marriage
    17 October 1877Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 8
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 21
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English ston(e) ‘stone, rock’ (Old English stān). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived on stony ground, by a notable outcrop of rock, or by a stone boundary-marker or monument, or habitational, from a place called Stone, such as those in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Somerset, Staffordshire, and Worcestershire.Irish (Kilkenny): adopted for Irish Ó Clochartaigh (see Clougherty ) and/or Ó Clochasaigh (see Clohessy ), and possibly several other names containing or thought to contain the element cloch ‘stone’.Americanized form (translation into English) of various surnames in other languages, meaning ‘stone’, including Jewish Stein , Norwegian Steine, French Lapierre .

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

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    Sources (34)

    • Edgar Stonehouse in household of W G Stonehouse, "United States Census, 1870"
    • E D in entry for Glen F Stone and Mina Helen Dill, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Edgar D. Stone in entry for Joseph Earl Stone, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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