Phebe Jane Cummings

15 December 1848–7 August 1905 (Age 56)
Grove Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Phebe Jane

When Phebe Jane Cummings was born on 15 December 1848, in Grove Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, George Washington Cummings, was 37 and her mother, Phebe "Jane" Ferguson, was 33. She married Silas Martin Wood on 1 January 1865, in Millville, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Millville, Cache, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 7 August 1905, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Rigby Pioneer Cemetery, Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Mosiah Kite
1855–1926
Phebe Jane Cummings
1848–1905
Marriage: 1873
George William Kite
1875–1946
Sylvia Ann Kite
1877–1928
Charles Augusta Kite
1878–1961
Victoria Kite
1882–1948
Orletta Kite
1884–1969
LeRoy Kite
1888–1931
Stella Kite
1890–1890
Eddie Kite
1891–1892

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1873Millville, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

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    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 9
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    1863
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1865
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English (of Norman origin): variant of Cumming , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

    Possible Related Names

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    Story Highlight

    Isaac Bullock Company

    About 175 individuals were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Kanesville, Iowa (present day Council Bluffs). The company arrived at various times between 21 Septembe …

    Sources (48)

    • Phebeye Jane Cummings in entry for Victoria Johnson, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Rhe?Bs Woods in household of George W Cumings, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Phoebe Cummings in entry for Leroy Kite, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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