Rex Huffman Downard

27 June 1892–24 September 1958 (Age 66)
Farnam, Dawson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Rex Huffman

When Rex Huffman Downard was born on 27 June 1892, in Farnam, Dawson, Nebraska, United States, his father, James Andrew Downard, was 29 and his mother, Luella Huffman, was 22. He married Agnes Carpenter on 3 July 1929, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States. He lived in Cassia, Idaho, United States for about 10 years and Madison, Idaho, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 24 September 1958, in Lorenzo, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Little Butte Cemetery, Annis, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rex Huffman Downard
1892–1958
Agnes Carpenter
1904–1977
Marriage: 3 July 1929

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 July 1929
Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1901

Age 9

Historical Boundaries 1901: Fremont, Idaho, United States 1913: Jefferson, Idaho, United States
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 18

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.

Name Meaning

English (Sussex and Kent): probably a variant of Downer .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rex Hoffman Dawnard, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Rex Hoffman Downard, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Rex Huffman Downard, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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