Ellis Fern West

5 June 1901–16 February 1989 (Age 87)
Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States

The Life of Ellis Fern

When Ellis Fern West was born on 5 June 1901, in Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States, his father, Charles Heber West, was 39 and his mother, Hannah Mariah Brown, was 37. He married Della Arnold on 25 October 1926. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in United States in 1940. He died on 16 February 1989, in Layton, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ellis Fern West
1901–1989
Della Arnold
1909–1989
Marriage: 25 October 1926
Arnold Ellis West
1927–1998
Boyd Eugene West
1929–1956

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 October 1926
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1908 · Utah's First National Monument

Age 7

Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.
1927

Age 26

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English and German: from Middle English, Middle High German west ‘west’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a regional name for someone who had migrated from further west.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ellis H West in household of Chas H West, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ellis Fern West in household of Charles Lecher West, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ellis Fern West, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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