Howard Philip Crosbie

16 May 1913–9 November 1989 (Age 76)
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life of Howard Philip

When Howard Philip Crosbie was born on 16 May 1913, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, William Alfred Crosbie, was 33 and his mother, Julia Rose Manning, was 30. He married Norma Miriam Murken. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Denver, Colorado, United States in 1930. He died on 9 November 1989, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States.

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Howard Philip Crosbie
Norma Miriam Murken
Phillip Crosbie
Clayton Harold Crosbie
Clay Crosbie

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World Events (8)

1914 · The American Can Company of Utah Building Complex

Age 1

The American Can Company of Utah Building Complex was built downtown Ogden on 20th and Lincoln Ave. It employed over 450 people and produced millions of cans of food from crops of local farmers. It was closed in 1979 but was added as a Historic Place in 2005 to the National Register. It has also become a headquarters for Amer Sports.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1934 · The Construction of a Reservoir

Age 21

In 1933 the funds were obtained to start building a reservoir at the Pineview site. President Roosevelt then authorized the Ogden River Project on November 16, 1935 and was supervised and fully funded under the National Industrial Recovery Act.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Crosby .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phillip Crosbie in household of Wm Aird Crosbie, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Philip H Crosbie in household of Thomas B Cuthbert, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Phillip Crosbie in household of William A Crosbie, "United States Census, 1920"

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