Willard LaVell Van Wagoner

13 April 1932–18 August 2007 (Age 75)
Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States

The Life of Willard LaVell Van

When Willard LaVell Van Wagoner was born on 13 April 1932, in Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States, his father, Elden Horace Van Wagoner, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Jane Pinegar, was 27. He lived in Carbon, Utah, United States in 1935. He died on 18 August 2007, in Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elden Horace Van Wagoner
1900–1971
Sarah Jane Pinegar
1904–1986
Enid Jane Van Wagoner
1924–1997
Elden Reed Van Wagoner
1926–1993
Gerald Herbert Van Wagoner
1928–1929
Robert Cecil Van Wagoner
1930–2010
Willard LaVell Van Wagoner
1932–2007
Shirley Jean Van Wagoner
1934–1934
Norman Ray Van Wagoner
1942–1992

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World Events (8)

1933 · Lone Cedar Tree Monument

Age 1

The Lone Cedar Tree is a historical monument located near downtown Salt Lake City and was the location of the only tree growing in the valley in 1847, when early pioneers arrived in the valley. The Daughters of Utah Pioneers erected the monument to honor the Mormon heritage and history of Salt Lake City.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 3

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1952 · Salt Lake City Floods

Age 20

During the first week of May, more than 45 families were displaced from their homes as the flood waters began to engulf the surrounding area. Many were saved by rafts and the water caused millions of dollars in damages with thousands of acres of farmland deemed unusable.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a carter, from an agent derivative of Old English wagen ‘cart’, ‘wagon’.2 Americanized form of German Wagner .

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

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Story Highlight

Blessings From Grandpa

My Grandpa was one of my favorite people to receive blessings from. He was so close to the spirit. He was also always willing to give blessings whenever I asked. We would pray together before he began …

Sources (3)

  • Williard Lavell Van Wagoner, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Willard La Vell Van Wagoner, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Willard Lavell Van Wagoner in household of Elden H Van Wagoner, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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