Gretta Vaughn Eddards

6 December 1908–12 October 1952 (Age 43)
Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States

The Life of Gretta Vaughn

When Gretta Vaughn Eddards was born on 6 December 1908, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, her father, David Vintson Eddards, was 42 and her mother, Ammey Elizabeth Clark, was 35. She married William Paul Morgan on 2 April 1928, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States. She lived in Davis, Utah, United States in 1935 and Farmington Election Precinct, Davis, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 12 October 1952, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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William Paul Morgan
Gretta Vaughn Eddards
Marriage: 2 April 1928

Spouse and Children

2 April 1928
Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1909 · The Cathedral of the Madeleine

Age 1

The Cathedral of the Madeleine is a Roman Catholic church that was completed in 1909 and currently serves as a cathedral for the Catholic community in Salt Lake City. It is the only cathedral in the U.S. under the patronage of St. Mary Magdalene.

Age 12

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

Name Meaning

English (also common in Wales): patronymic from Edward .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gretta Mehas in household of William H Mehas, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gretta V Morgan in household of William P Morgan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Greta Vaughn Eddards in household of David I Eddards, "United States Census, 1920"

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