Clifford Quincy Quayle

Brief Life History of Clifford Quincy

When Clifford Quincy Quayle was born on 4 February 1898, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Laurence Quayle, was 24 and his mother, Persis Goodall Young, was 25. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1898 and Oakland, Alameda, California, United States for about 20 years. He died on 7 August 1944, in San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in San Bruno, San Mateo, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Laurence Quayle
Persis Goodall Young
John Young Quayle
Annie Maud Quayle
Clifford Quincy Quayle
Miss Quayle
Joan Adams Quayle
Helen Quayle
Laurence Albion “Bill” Quayle
Mildred Regina Quayle

Sources (11)

  • Clifford Quayle in household of Lawrence Quayle, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Quayle, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
  • Clifford Quincy Quayle, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

World Events (8)

1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center

The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1911 · The Salt Lake International Airport

The Salt Lake International Airport starts its history as a small airfield. It slowly grew until Charles Lindbergh visited that area. After his visit, the airfield changed into a Municipal Airport and started being a hub for most flights from New York to California. After World War II, the airport turned into an international hub for most flights in the Mountain West. In recent history, It sees around 30 million travelers each year and continues to grow in popularity by the local residents.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English, Old French quaille ‘quail’, a bird noted for both its supposed amorous disposition and its timidity.

Manx: shortened form of Gaelic Mac Fhail ‘son of Paul’. Compare Fayle and McPhail .

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

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