William Neill Feagan

28 September 1905–5 January 1961 (Age 55)
Galena, Cherokee, Kansas, United States

The Life of William Neill

When William Neill Feagan was born on 28 September 1905, in Galena, Cherokee, Kansas, United States, his father, William M Feagan, was 35 and his mother, Bertha Neill, was 27. He married Esther Eldredge Scholes on 26 October 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States in 1935 and Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 5 January 1961, in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Neill Feagan
1905–1961
Esther Eldredge Scholes
1908–1992
Marriage: 26 October 1926
Wesley Neill Feagan
1929–1991
Richard Vernon Feagan
1931–2004
John Lewis Feagan
1933–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 October 1926
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    William M Feagan

    Male1869–Male

    Bertha Neill

    Female1878–1913Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1908 · Utah's First National Monument

Age 3

Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.
1920

Age 15

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Fagan .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Esther Eldredge Feagin, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • William Neill Feagan, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • William Neill Feagan, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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