Gertrude Veal Muffett

17 June 1899–2 June 1987 (Age 88)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Gertrude Veal

When Gertrude Veal Muffett was born on 17 June 1899, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, James Henry Muffett, was 42 and her mother, Annie Maria Veal, was 38. She married Louis Arthur Hansen on 14 July 1920, in Custer, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1899 and Mackay, Custer, Idaho, United States for about 20 years. She died on 2 June 1987, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 87.

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Louis Arthur Hansen
Gertrude Veal Muffett
Marriage: 14 July 1920
Louise Ann Hansen

Spouse and Children

14 July 1920
Custer, Idaho, United States


    Louise Ann Hansen


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1902 · The Utah Governor's Mansion

Age 3

Built in 1902, the Utah Governor's Mansion is the official residence of the Governor of Utah and their family. The mansion was built using the finest materials by the finest craftsmen available, resulting in a quality and style like that of Eastern mansions. From 1957 to 1977, the Utah Historical Society occupied the mansion as a library, museum, and office space. In 1977, the residence underwent extensive renovations and was again reopened in 1980. In December 1993, a fire destroyed much of the mansion but, after another restoration, the historic building was restored to its original design with upgrades in case of another disaster threatened the home. It was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1970.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Moffatt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gertrude V Hansen in household of Louis A Hansen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gertrude Muffett in household of Emeria Muffett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gertrude Muffet in household of Jas H Muffet, "United States Census, 1910"

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