John David Phelps

29 February 1936–15 April 1944 (Age 8)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of John David

When John David Phelps was born on 29 February 1936, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, his father, Harold Eldaro Phelps Sr, was 36 and his mother, Ivy Elizabeth Gee, was 38. He died on 15 April 1944, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 8, and was buried in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Harold Eldaro Phelps Sr
Ivy Elizabeth Gee
Harold Eldaro Phelps Jr
John David Phelps

Parents and Siblings



World Events (5)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 1

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1937 · Los Angeles California Temple

Age 1

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the Los Angeles California Temple on March 6, 1937. 

Age 5

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (southwestern): patronymic from Philip .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John David Phelps in household of Harald Eldaro Phelps, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • John D Phelps in household of Harold E Phelps, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John David Phelps, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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