Wilma Lorine Higbee

29 October 1909–27 January 2007 (Age 97)
Toquerville, Washington, Utah, United States

The Life of Wilma Lorine

When Wilma Lorine Higbee was born on 29 October 1909, in Toquerville, Washington, Utah, United States, her father, Edwin Richard Higbee, was 26 and her mother, Eva Geary Page, was 26. She married William Arthur Kemp on 28 June 1929, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 27 January 2007, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Arthur Kemp
1907–1992
Wilma Lorine Higbee
1909–2007
Marriage: 28 June 1929
Carol Kemp
1932–2013
Gloria Kemp
1946–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 June 1929
St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

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.
1928 · Fire in the Temple

Age 19

In November of 1928, there was a fire that destroyed the annex of the St. George Temple.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

English: of unknown etymology. It looks like a habitational name, but no place of this name is known in Britain. The proposed etymology from an Old English personal name, Higbert, is equally doubtful.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wilma Lorine Higbee Kemp in household of Wm. Arthur Kemp, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Wilola Lorine Higbee Kemp in household of William Arthur Kemp, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Wilma Lorine Higbee Kemp in household of William Arthur Kemp, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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