Jan. 19, 1870 Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA
Oct. 6, 1931 Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA
Son of George Quayle Cannon and Sarah Jane Jenne
Married May Wilcken, 10 Oct 1890, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
Children - Hugh Harley Cannon, May Maurine Cannon, Ruth Cannon, Charles Wilcken Cannon, Constance Quayle Cannon, Rosannah Jenne Cannon
Married Vilate Gray Peart, 19 Jul 1900, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
Children - daughter Cannon, Wendell Cannon
Married Sarah Ellen Richards, 26 Jul 1917, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
Children - George Richards Cannon, Alice Richards Cannon, Donald Hugo Cannon, Maxwell Richards Cannon, Dean Richards Cannon
Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p. 794
President Swiss and German branch 1891-92 and 1901-05; member 110th and 138th quorums seventies; president Liberty stake. Executor and secretary of George Q. Cannon estate.
LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jenson, Vol. 4, p. 233
Cannon, Hugh Jenne, a member of the General Board of Y. M. M. I. A., was born-Jan. 19, 1870, in Salt Lake City, Utah, a son of Geo. Q. Cannon and Sarah Jane Jenne. He had an active life in the publishing business, of which his father was a pioneer, being editor of the "Juvenile Instructor." Besides editing the Sunday School magazine, Hugh J. was a member of the Sunday School Board for twenty-seven years and was president of the Liberty Stake, Utah, for twenty years. His first mission at the age of twenty years ended in a year and a half when he accompanied the body of his brother, David H. Cannon, who had died in the German Mission, to Utah. He accompanied Elder David O. McKay on a tour of inspection to nearly all the missions of the Church in 1920 and 1921, and was editor of the "Improvement Era." He died Oct. 6, 1931.