Richard James Wayling

10 December 1909–13 February 1977 (Age 67)
Brandon, Manitoba, Canada

The Life of Richard James

When Richard James Wayling was born on 10 December 1909, in Brandon, Manitoba, Canada, his father, Arthur Wayling, was 39 and his mother, Effie Helena Moore, was 33. He married Vera Isabell Terry on 23 September 1929, in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He immigrated to Sweet Grass, Montana, United States in 1938 and lived in Assiniboia, Lake of the Rivers No. 72, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1926. He died on 13 February 1977, in Creston, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 67, and was buried in Creston, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Richard James Wayling
Vera Isabell Terry
Marriage: 23 September 1929
Richard Arthur Wayling
Thomas George Wayling
James Terry Wayling

Spouse and Children

23 September 1929
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · Glacier National Park Established

Age 1

Congress established Glacier National Park on May 11, 1910. The park is located in the northern part of Montana on the Canada- US border. It covers 1 million acres, has over a hundred lakes, over a thousand different plant species, and over a hundred animal species. Previously the area had been occupied by the Blackfoot and Flathead people.

Age 18

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

German (Wälling): from the short form of a Germanic personal name formed with walt ‘rule’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Richard James Wayling, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Richard James Wayling, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • James R Wayling in household of Arthur Wayling, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"

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