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Frederick Dickenson Rugg

Male 1843 - 1918  (74 years)


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  • Name Frederick Dickenson Rugg 
    Born 3 Jul 1843  Bristol, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Feb 1918  Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 24 Feb 1918  Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1786  Petersen-de Lanskoy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2015 

    Family Jemima Catherine Adair,   b. 6 Apr 1846, Lexington, Washington, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1926, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 11 Jan 1866  Washington, Washington, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Sarah Ellen Rugg,   b. 29 Jul 1877, South Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1959, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F835  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • RESEARCH_NOTES:
      1. Censuses:
      1880 US: South Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, FHL film 1255337, National Archives Film T9-1337, p. 268B:
      Frederick Rugg, Farmer, 37, Eng Eng Eng.
      Jemima Rugg, Keeping House, Wife, 35, IA VA VA.
      Mary Rugg, Dau., 7, UT.
      John Rugg, Son, 5, UT.
      Sarah Rugg, Dau., 3, UT.
      George Rugg, Son, 2 mo., UT.

      1900 Census for Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, roll 1685, book 1, p. 124a:
      Fred Rugg, b. July 1843, age 56, married 34 years, b. Eng, fa. b. Eng, mo. b. Eng, emigrated 1856 and was naturalized, farmer.
      Jemima, wife, b. Apr 1846, age 54, married 34 years, 10 total children of which 5 are living, b. IA, parents b. Alabama.
      John, son, b. Jan 1875, age 25, S, b. Utah, Eng., Iowa, day laborer.
      Nellie, dau., b. Jul 1877, age 22, S, b. Utah, Eng., Iowa.
      George, son, b. Mar 1880, age 20, S, b. Utah, Eng., Iowa, day laborer.
      Emma, dau., b. Sep 1882, age 17, S, b. Utah, Eng., Iowa.

      2. Ordinance Index reports parents as John Rugg and Ellen Beaumont.

      3. FHL film 1013821 "Reorganized LDS Church Membership, Marriages, and Conference Notes," p. 20, entry 153, Salt Lake City Mission: "Frederick D. Rugg, b. 3 Jul 1843 at Bristol, Gloucester, England, baptized and confirmed [RLDS] 12 Jun 1870 in Salt Lake City by Thos. Leiz." Susan Easton Black's book of Members of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of LDS confirms same information and notes his middle name as "Dickerson." She also gives other sources as Early Reorganization Minutes: 1852-1871, Book A, p. 683 and 1872-1905, Book C; and RLDS Deceased Files. There is also a John Rugg listed born 11 Jan 1817 in Devonshire, England who may be a father subject to further research.

      BIRTH:
      1. Ordinance Index reports 3 Jul 1843, Bristol, Gloucester, England with name Frederick Dickenson Rugg.

      DEATH:
      1. Per website for Utah State Historical Society Cemeteries Database online: Frederick Rugg, d. 19 Feb 1918, bur. Murray City Cemetery location of "01 069 8"; his wife is "01 069 8".

      BURIAL:
      1. Per Burial Index cited above.

      OBITUARY:
      1. "Early Settler is Dead of Pneumonia. (Special to the News.) Murray, Feb 20. - D.F. Rugg, an early settler of Murray, died last night of pneumonia, at the age of 74 years. He is survived by his wife and six children, two sons and four daughters. Mr. Rugg was member at one time of the school board here and also took an active part in irrigation projects. His life was a busy one and useful and he was regarded as a strong and substantial citizen. Funeral arrangements have not been made." Deseret News, 20 Feb 1918.