Leroy Waldo Fitzell Sr.

3 March 1895–6 April 1980 (Age 85)
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life of Leroy Waldo

When Leroy Waldo Fitzell Sr. was born on 3 March 1895, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, his father, Adam Thomas Fitzell, was 27 and his mother, Lovie Mae Gilbert, was 21. He married Mary Eleanor Ord on 27 November 1918, in Juab, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States in 1930 and San Diego Judicial Township, San Diego, California, United States in 1940. He died on 6 April 1980, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Leroy Waldo Fitzell Sr.
Mary Eleanor Ord
Marriage: 27 November 1918
Gilbert Ord Fitzell
Mary Eleanor Fitzell
Leroy Waldo Fitzell Jr

Spouse and Children

27 November 1918
Juab, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Adam Thomas Fitzell





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.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 23

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

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Sources (3)

  • Roy Fitzell, „The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960“
  • B W L B Fitzell in household of Adam J Fitzell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Le Roy W Titzell, "United States Census, 1930"

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