Maurice T. Harding

31 January 1921–6 April 1995 (Age 74)
Aurora, Sevier, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Maurice T.

When Maurice T. Harding was born on 31 January 1921, in Aurora, Sevier, Utah, United States, his father, Edward Samuel Harding, was 28 and his mother, Myrtle Mae Anderson, was 23. He married Harriet Ruby Moore on 4 September 1946, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 6 April 1995, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Bancroft, Caribou, Idaho, United States.

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Maurice T. Harding
Harriet Ruby Moore
Marriage: 4 September 1946

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 September 1946Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 2
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
    1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.
    Age 2
    President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.
    Age 20
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Harding (Old English Hearding, literally ‘the hard one’ a derivative of Old English heard ‘hard, harsh, strong, firm, brave’). The surname was first taken to Ireland in the 15th century, and more families of the name settled there 200 years later in Tipperary and surrounding counties.North German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of any of various ancient Germanic compound personal names beginning with hard ‘hardy, brave, strong’, or a habitational name from a farm named Harding, of the same etymology.History: Warren Gamaliel Harding (1865–1923), the 29th president of the US, was born on a farm in OH, of English and Scottish stock on his father's side. Early American bearers of this very common name include Joseph Harding who died at Plymouth in 1633. His great-great grandson Seth was a naval officer during the American Revolution.

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Maurice T Harding in household of Samuel Edward Harding, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Maurice T Harding, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"
    • Maurice T Harding Death Record 1995

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