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About John England, Jr.
Birth: Sep. 4, 1843, Dorset, England
Death: Apr. 28, 1932, Moreland, Bingham County, Idaho, USA
Burial: Moreland Cemetery, Moreland, Bingham County, Idaho, USA
Son of John England and Jane Pavard
Spouse #1: Laura Thurson, married October 11, 1863
Children: Laura C., John Vicilo, Julia, Ellen, William Thueson, Charles Milo, Alice Louise, Violet Lorena, Ida Adlinda, Lilie May, and Alta Delila.
Spouse #2: Emma Eliza Hope, married October, 20, 1920, Logan, Cache, Utah
John England was born in Bridgeport, Dorchester, England, on September 4, 1843, the son of John England and Jane Paverd England.
At the age of ten, he was baptized into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He had a great desire to join with the Saints in America, and at the age of seventeen he boarded the vessel Manchester. While traveling to Utah, he worked on the government telegraph line from Missouri to Salt Lake City.
From there he went to Plain City, Utah, to find work. While living there, he married Laura Thueson on October 11, 1863. The young couple moved to Gunnison, Utah, where he participated in the Black Hawk War. They moved back to Plain City where John helped build the Plain City Canal which was needed for irrigation.
In 1893 John traveled to the Snake River Valley looking at the prospect of a home site. He later filed on land in Moreland and helped build the People's Canal and served on its board for several years.
He and his wife Laura were married for fifty-seven years. Laura died August 5, 1920, and John married Emma Geddes in October 1920. She died August 21, 1929. John England was active until his death on April 28, 1932. He is buried in the Moreland Cemetery.
John England 1815 - 1894
Jane Pavard England 1815 - 1882
Laura Christine Hansina Thueson England 1846 - 1920
Emma Eliza Hope England 1845 - 1929
John Vicilo England 1867 - 1957
Julia England 1869 - 1869
Ellen England Miller 1871 - 1969
William Thueson England 1874 - 1944
Charles Milo England 1876 - 1975
Alice Louise England Griffiths 1878 - 1955
Violet Lorena England 1880 - 1892
Ida Adlinda England Benson 1883 - 1963
Lillie May England Liljenquist 1886 - 1922
Alta Delila England Stander 1889 - 1976
Created by: Burnt Almond Fudge
Record added: Mar 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18410507
John England, Jr.'s Timeline
September 4, 1843
Dorset, England, United Kingdom
January 25, 1874
Plain City, Weber, Utah, United States
April 28, 1932
Bingham, Idaho, United States
Moreland, Bingham, Idaho, USA