Joel Nevin Richards

29 October 1916–22 March 2001 (Age 84)
Cleveland, Emery, Utah, United States

The Life of Joel Nevin

When Joel Nevin Richards was born on 29 October 1916, in Cleveland, Emery, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas David Richards, was 30 and his mother, Catherine Eugenia Christensen, was 30. He married Phoebe Virginia Pearson on 18 June 1953, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Utah, United States in 1950 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 2 years. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 22 March 2001, in Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, East Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joel Nevin Richards
1916–2001
Phoebe Virginia Pearson
1923–2019
Marriage: 18 June 1953

Spouse and Children

    Male1916–2001Male

    Phoebe Virginia Pearson

    Female1923–2019Female

MARRIAGE
18 June 1953
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1917

Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · The Utah Packing Company becomes largest in the west

Age 1

"Organized by a group of men in 1901, the Ogden Packing Company expanded consistently until it encompassed 6 acres for its main facility. It became the largest meat packing plant west of the Missouri River and had a daily capacity of over 3,000 animals. Their slogan in Utah was ""Raise a Pig"" so that local farmers and their sons would help in the business. After World War I most plants were forced to cut back on production because demand was dropping. It did bounce back and is still an important component in Utah's economy."
1939 · The Famous Hermitage Hotel Burns Down

Age 23

The Famous Hermitage Hotel burns down after many years of providing dining and housing for vacationer visiting Ogden or the Ogden Valley.

Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from the personal name Richard . Richards is a frequent name in Wales.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joel Neven Richards in household of Kate Christensen Richards, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Joel Nevin Richards, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Joel Nevin Richards, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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