Wylie Adrian Hathaway

25 November 1918–8 September 1996 (Age 77)
Chester, Fremont, Idaho, United States

The Life of Wylie Adrian

When Wylie Adrian Hathaway was born on 25 November 1918, in Chester, Fremont, Idaho, United States, his father, Lionel Clifford Hathaway, was 32 and his mother, Nora Elvina Andersen, was 30. He married Olive Louise Johansen on 26 June 1946, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Clark, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 8 September 1996, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Shoshone, Idaho, United States.

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Wylie Adrian Hathaway
Olive Louise Johansen
Marriage: 26 June 1946
Ronald Dennis Hathaway
Sharon Kaye Hathaway
Jewelle Louise Hathaway

Spouse and Children

26 June 1946
Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States



    Sharon Kaye Hathaway


    Jewelle Louise Hathaway


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1919 · Seattle General Strike

Age 1

The Seattle general strike was a five day strike in 1919, where around 65,000 workers began striking for higher wages. This happened two years after WWI  wage controls.
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 22

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly central southern England and South Wales):2 topographic name for someone who lived by a path across a heath, from Middle English hathe ‘heath’ + weye ‘way’.3 from an (apparently rare) Old English female personal name, Heaðuwīg, composed of the elements heaðu ‘strife’, ‘contention’ + wīg ‘war’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wiley Adron Hathaway in household of Nora Elvina Anderson Hathaway, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Wylie Adrian Hathaway, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Wiley Adram Hathaway in household of Nora Elvina Andersen Hathaway, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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