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John James Cummings
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1846
Montrose
Lee County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1929
Heber City
Wasatch County
Utah, USA

Early Settler of District Suffers Long Illness; Many Survivors.

Special to the Tribune

HEBER CITY. - John James Cummings, 83, prominent sheep and cattle raiser, one of the very first settlers of Heber City, died of general debility, following influenza, at his home in Heber City Thursday. He was ill about four months.

Mr. Cummings was born in Montrose, Iowa, March 25,1846, and came to Provo in 1852 and to Heber City in 1862. He was always active in church and city affairs.

Mr. Cummings was married at Heber City. February 27, 1865, to Sophia Johnson, who died forty years ago. Ten children were born to them, seven of whom survive as follows: John G.. Joseph W., Harmon, Alma. Lyman and Mrs. May Lloyd of Heber City; Mrs. Myrtle Austin of Lehi.

He was married a second time. May 7 1890, at Logan, Utah, to Lenora Duke. Nine children were born to this union, seven of whom, with their mother, survive as follows: Mrs. Jetta Austin of Lehi; Wade, Sadie, Nellie and Mrs. Grace DIckson of Heber City; Mrs. Lita Kimber of Los Angeles. Calif., and Mrs. Birdie Green of American Fork. Forty-four grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren are living.

Funeral services will be held in the Wasatch stake tabernacle Sunday at 1 p. m. Interment will be in the Heber City cemetery-

Salt Lake Tribune, March 30, 1929, Page 16
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Cummings (1802 - 1895)
  Rachel Ann Canarda Cummings (1813 - 1895)
 
 Spouses:
  Hannah Sophia Johnson Cummings (1849 - 1889)
  Anna Lenora Duke Cummings (1862 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  Hannah Malinda Cummings Duke (1868 - 1914)*
  Joseph William Cummings (1874 - 1957)*
  Harmon J. Cummings (1877 - 1944)*
  Alma Monroe Cummings (1879 - 1954)*
  Clara Pearl Cummings (1881 - 1881)*
  Lyman F. Cummings (1884 - 1958)*
  Myrtle Wilhelmina Cummings Austin (1886 - 1973)*
  Mary May Cummings Lloyd (1888 - 1971)*
  Jetta Anna Cummings Austin (1891 - 1954)*
  Wade Adolphia Cummings (1892 - 1990)*
  Lita Rachel Cummings Kimber (1895 - 1930)*
  Ida Cummings (1903 - 1904)*
  Nellie A. Cummings Baum (1905 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Jane Cummings Jones (1834 - 1906)*
  William Morrell Cummings (1835 - 1922)*
  Isaac Cummings (1837 - 1906)*
  Sarah Ann Cummings Jones (1839 - 1909)*
  Melinda Ann Cummings Baum (1841 - 1910)*
  Nancy Elizabeth Cummings McDonald (1843 - 1881)*
  John James Cummings (1846 - 1929)
  Harmon Cummings (1850 - 1920)*
  Joseph Cummings (1857 - 1877)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Heber City Cemetery
Heber City
Wasatch County
Utah, USA
Plot: A_427_2
 
Created by: Bonnie Huish
Record added: Oct 17, 2008
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