James Vern Eardley

4 December 1895–23 November 1926 (Age 30)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of James Vern

When James Vern Eardley was born on 4 December 1895, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Reuben Henry Eardley, was 27 and his mother, Mary Charlotte Solomon, was 25. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 23 November 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Reuben Henry Eardley
Mary Charlotte Solomon
Myrtle Lottie Eardley
Leon Reuben Eardley
Arva Zurviah Eardley
James Vern Eardley
Vera Eardley
Floyd Walter Eardley
Helen Eardley

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 1

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.

Age 9

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire): habitational name, probably from a place called Ardley in Oxfordshire, named in Old English as ‘the clearing (lēeah) of Eardwulf’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Vern J. Eardley in household of Reuben H. Eardley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Vern Eardley in household of Rueben H Eardley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Vern Cordly in household of Reuben H Cordly, "United States Census, 1910"

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