Parley Cronquist

8 May 1895–17 April 1941 (Age 45)
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life of Parley

When Parley Cronquist was born on 8 May 1895, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Pehr Olofsson Cronquist, was 66 and his mother, Elna Pehrson, was 44. He married Barbara Painter Leatham on 20 July 1927. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in United States in 1930 and North Logan Election Precinct, Cache, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 17 April 1941, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Parley Cronquist
1895–1941
Barbara Painter Leatham
1903–1990
Marriage: 20 July 1927
Parley Donald Cronquist
1929–2017
Royce Verl Cronquist
1932–2006
Dorothy Barbara Cronquist
1936–1999
Mary Kathleen Cronquist
1939–2015

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 July 1927
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Pehr Olofsson Cronquist

    Male1828–1902Male

    Elna Pehrson

    Female1851–1930Female

siblings

(5)

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 · The Logan Temple Barn

Age 1

The Logan Temple Barn was built on the edge of the Logan temple property to house the animals belonging to the builders of the temple. It was one of only two stone barns built in Cache Valley. These barns became obsolete during the rise of the automobile era. The building and the land it was on was sold in 1919 and became an automobile repair shop. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on December 19, 1985, and is still standing today.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 13

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements kron(a) ‘crown’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Parley Cronquist in household of Elna Pehrson Cronquist, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Parley Cronquist in household of Elna Pehrson Cronquist, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Parley Cronquist, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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