Florida Inez Davies

Brief Life History of Florida Inez

When Florida Inez Davies was born on 15 August 1911, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, her father, Frederick W Davies, was 32 and her mother, Florence Elizabeth Adams, was 30. She married David Russell Lundeen on 15 November 1928, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. She lived in Granite, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1950. She died on 30 December 1973, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Jacob Truman Huffman
Florida Inez Davies
Marriage: 20 December 1939
Truman Brent Huffman

Sources (24)

  • Flonda I Huffman, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Florida Inez Davies - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Florida Inez Davies
  • Florida Inez Davies Lundeen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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1912 · The Girl Scouts

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

1912 · The Capitol Building

As time passed, smaller buildings became inadequate to house the local leaders and the territory legislator, so a call for a new permanent capitol building became an item of discussion. Several of people requested that Salt Lake City donate 20 acres of land for the construction of a new Capitol building, but plans were put on hold until Utah gained statehood in 1896. After the new state legislature passed the approval for the building of the Capitol, funding was secured and the search for a site was underway. One of the more popular sites considered was located on Fort Douglas property, but it was decided to construct it on the original 20 acres site now known as Capitol Hill. The Capitol has been renovated multiple times since its original construction, to better stabilize the structure to be able to withstand a 7.3 magnitude earthquake and to demonstrate the history of the state. The Capitol was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.

1928 · The Tower Theater

The Tower Theatre is a historic film theater operated by the Salt Lake Film Society. The theater presents independent films and is a venue for the Sundance Film Festival. It also presents classic films on occasional weekends and hosts a movie-rental library for those that want to expand their cinematic knowledge.

Name Meaning

Welsh and English: variant of Davis , a patronymic equivalent to Welsh ap Dafydd ‘Dafydd's son’. The name is especially numerous in south Wales. This form of the name probably shows the influence of Davy , the common English form of the personal name David in the late medieval and early modern periods (see Davey ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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