Harold James Cheshire

2 August 1913–23 November 1988 (Age 75)
Tremonton, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life of Harold James

When Harold James Cheshire was born on 2 August 1913, in Tremonton, Box Elder, Utah, United States, his father, Charles C Cheshire, was 31 and his mother, Emily Mariah Checketts, was 25. He married Elizabeth Alma Morf on 10 October 1935, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 23 November 1988, in San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold James Cheshire
1913–1988
Elizabeth Alma Morf
1915–2001
Marriage: 10 October 1935
Jill Cheshire
1936–2020
Dennis Ulrick Cheshire
1942–2002

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 October 1935
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1914 · The American Can Company of Utah Building Complex

Age 1

The American Can Company of Utah Building Complex was built downtown Ogden on 20th and Lincoln Ave. It employed over 450 people and produced millions of cans of food from crops of local farmers. It was closed in 1979 but was added as a Historic Place in 2005 to the National Register. It has also become a headquarters for Amer Sports.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1933 · Lone Cedar Tree Monument

Age 20

The Lone Cedar Tree is a historical monument located near downtown Salt Lake City and was the location of the only tree growing in the valley in 1847, when early pioneers arrived in the valley. The Daughters of Utah Pioneers erected the monument to honor the Mormon heritage and history of Salt Lake City.

Name Meaning

English: regional name for someone from the county of Cheshire in northwestern England, the name of which is recorded in Domesday Book as Cestrescire, from the name of the county seat, Chester , + Old English scīr ‘district’, ‘division’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harold James Cheshire in household of Charles C Cheshire, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Earl Cheshire in household of Charles Cheshire, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harold James Cheshire in household of Charles C Cheshire, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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