Betty Gay Windley

17 July 1931–3 November 1997 (Age 66)
Garden City, Rich, Utah, United States

The Life of Betty Gay

When Betty Gay Windley was born on 17 July 1931, in Garden City, Rich, Utah, United States, her father, Rue George Windley, was 33 and her mother, Josephine Snyder, was 26. She married Byron Albert Young on 20 July 1949, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 3 November 1997, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Payson City Cemetery, Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Byron Albert Young
1931–2007
Betty Gay Windley
1931–1997
Marriage: 20 July 1949
Sterling Young
1951–1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 July 1949
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1932

Age 1

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1933 · Lone Cedar Tree Monument

Age 2

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.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 18

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Windley, a place in Derbyshire named from an unattested Old English winn ‘meadow’ + Old English lēah ‘clearing’.

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

Story Highlight

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Letter to David Windley From Aunt Betty Gay Windley Young

Merry Christmas, David, (What a great name - the name of David O'McKay, a sweet and loving prophet)! I just felt that at this time of year, I would like to remember with you, some of the happy - …

Sources (3)

  • Betty Gay Windley Young in household of Byron Albert Young, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Betty Gay Windley Young in household of Byron Albert Young, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Betty Gay Windley in household of Rue George Windley, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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