Francis Earnest Diem

17 March 1899–30 October 1982 (Age 83)
Park City, Summit, Utah, United States

The Life of Francis Earnest

When Francis Earnest Diem was born on 17 March 1899, in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States, his father, Johanes Diem, was 36 and his mother, Mable Bullfinch, was 25. He lived in Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States in 1930 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1969. He died on 30 October 1982, at the age of 83, and was buried in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 7

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 22

Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.

Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of the personal name Dietmar ( see Dittmar ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Francis E Diem in household of Horatio Chase, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Francis E Diem, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Francis Dieus in household of John Dieus, "United States Census, 1910"

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