Alma Laverne Riggs

11 May 1886–25 April 1977 (Age 90)
Millville, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life of Alma Laverne

When Alma Laverne Riggs was born on 11 May 1886, in Millville, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, John Riggs, was 46 and his mother, Cecelia Johansson, was 39. He married Grace Evelyn King on 1 December 1910, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. He lived in Millville Election Precinct, Cache, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 25 April 1977, in Nibley, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Millville City Cemetery, Millville, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alma Laverne Riggs
1886–1977
Dora Marie Winborg
1895–1974
Marriage: 9 September 1914
Velma Bernice Riggs
1915–2005
Helen Riggs
1917–1999
Cloteel Cecelia Riggs
1924–2005
Alma LaVern Riggs
1927–2017

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 September 1914
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1908

Age 22

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 24

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

Northern English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a ridge, Old Norse hryggr. Compare Ridge .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Alma Laverne Riggs, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Alma Lavern Riggs, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Alma Laverne Riggs, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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