Ethel Leree Higby

7 October 1912–24 December 2002 (Age 90)
Sunnyside, Carbon, Utah, United States

The Life of Ethel Leree

When Ethel Leree Higby was born on 7 October 1912, in Sunnyside, Carbon, Utah, United States, her father, Orange Higby, was 25 and her mother, Belva Myrl Wilcox, was 19. She married Norman Elbert Boswell on 10 July 1935, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Meridian, Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States in 2000 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 2002. She died on 24 December 2002, at the age of 90, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Norman Elbert Boswell
1911–1996
Ethel Leree Higby
1912–2002
Marriage: 10 July 1935
Norman Leroy Boswell
1938–2018

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 July 1935
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(1)

    Norman Leroy Boswell

    Male1938–2018Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1914 · The American Can Company of Utah Building Complex

Age 2

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.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 25

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Higbee .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ethel Higby in household of Myrl Wilcox Higby, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ethel Marie Higby Boswell in household of Norman Elbert Boswell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ethel Laree Higby Boswell in household of Norman Boswell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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