Gwendolyn Mae Eddington

6 January 1902–2 November 1955 (Age 53)
Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States

The Life of Gwendolyn Mae

When Gwendolyn Mae Eddington was born on 6 January 1902, in Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States, her father, John Alma Eddington, was 38 and her mother, Lenora Wadsworth, was 31. She married Robert Donlon Wills on 26 August 1919, in Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 2 November 1955, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Robert Donlon Wills
Gwendolyn Mae Eddington
Marriage: 26 August 1919
Beverly Jean Wills

Spouse and Children

26 August 1919
Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States


    Beverly Jean Wills


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot

Age 6

Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.

Age 15

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Edington .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Gwendolyn Mc Craiy in household of John F Mc Craiy, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Guendall Eddington in household of John A Eddington, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Gwendolyn Mae McCuaig, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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