Georgia Bentley

10 January 1917–2 June 1931 (Age 14)
Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States

The Life of Georgia

When Georgia Bentley was born on 10 January 1917, in Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States, her father, George Ellis Bentley, was 33 and her mother, Rozella Lavina Gillins, was 32. She died on 2 June 1931, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, at the age of 14, and was buried in Parowan City Cemetery, Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States.

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George Ellis Bentley
Rozella Lavina Gillins
Clyde Gillins Bentley
William Robert Bentley
Deward Gillins Bentley
Georgia Bentley
Elmo Gillins 'Mo' Bentley

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 4

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.
1922 · Timpanogos Cave National Monument

Age 5

Timpanogos Cave National Monument is a United States National Monument protecting the Timpanogos Cave Historic District and a cave system on Mount Timpanogos. There are three caves in the cave system, one of which is specifically called Timpanogos Cave but the caves are only viewable on guided tours when the monument is open.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of various places, the chief of which are in Derbyshire, Essex, Hampshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Suffolk, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, and East and South Yorkshire. The place name is from Old English beonet ‘bent grass’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.2 Probably an Americanized spelling of Swiss Bandle or Bandli or German Bentele, all short forms of the medieval personal name Pantaleon ( see Pantaleo ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Georgia Bently in household of George E Bently, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Georgia Bentley in household of George E Bentley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Georgia Bentley, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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