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Ab Jenkins
Original name: David Abbott Jenkins
Birth: 1882
Utah, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1956
Milwaukee
Milwaukee County
Wisconsin, USA

Racing Figure, Politician. Designer and builder of the racing car, "The Mormon Meteor," which is on display at the Utah State Capitol. The former mayor of Salt Lake City, he held racing records unheard of in his lifetime. One was a twenty four hour continous record where he stayed in the drivers seat averaging speeds of 118.375 miles per hour and travelled 2,841 miles. He had driven more than two million miles without an accident of any kind. (bio by: Ted Alan Larsen) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Pearl Elizabeth Decker Flowers Denney (1884 - 1926)*
  Evelyn Irene Thorstenberg Jenkins (1892 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Ted Alan Larsen
Record added: May 02, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8712144
Ab Jenkins
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Ab Jenkins
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Ab Jenkins
Added by: Glen Fairclough
 
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God bless you today and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Jan. 1, 2013

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