When Eldon Virgil Heath was born on 13 October 1906, in Bogard, Carroll, Missouri, United States, his father, Randall Rueben Heath, was 23 and his mother, Elsie Mary Wooden, was 17. He married Iris Mary Mickelson on 7 April 1925, in Del Norte, Conejos, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in United States in 1949 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1950. He died on 5 September 1981, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Mohave Valley, Mohave, Arizona, United States.
English: topographic name for someone who lived ‘(on the) heath’ (Middle English he(a)th, Old English hǣth) or else a habitational name from any of numerous places called with this word. The same word also denoted heather, the characteristic plant of heathland areas. This surname has also been established in Dublin, Ireland, since the late 16th century.