Verla Bowles

4 October 1914–18 August 2007 (Age 92)
Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States

The Life of Verla

When Verla Bowles was born on 4 October 1914, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, her father, Samuel Clifford Bowles, was 23 and her mother, Sarah Elizabeth Stotter Campbell, was 22. She married Harold Joseph Wilding on 21 October 1931, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Idaho Falls Election Precinct 10, Bonneville, Idaho, United States in 1940 and Miluo, Yueyang, Hunan, China in 2007. She died on 18 August 2007, in Milo, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Milo Cemetery, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold Joseph Wilding
1912–1998
Verla Bowles
1914–2007
Marriage: 21 October 1931
Vonda Wilding
1933–2011
Gary Dee Wilding
1939–1984
Michael Joseph Wilding
1955–2019

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 October 1931
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

Age 1

In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.
1921 · Founding of the Communist Party of China

Age 7

The CPC, Communist Party of China, was founded on July 23, 1921. It was the founding political party of the People's Republic of China, and remains the only governing party within mainland China to this day (although there are eight other subordinated parties that are permitted by the government). Founders of the CPC included Li Dazhao and Chen Duxiu.
1945

Age 31

Civil War begins. Nationalists versus Communists.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Bowell or Bowler .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Verla Bowles Wilding in household of Harold Joseph Wilding, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Verla Bowles Wilding in household of Harold Joseph Wilding, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Vesla Bowles Wilding in household of Harold Joseph Wilding, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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