David Ford West Sr

17 July 1914–19 October 1993 (Age 79)
Deeth, Elko, Nevada, United States

The Life of David Ford

When David Ford West Sr was born on 17 July 1914, in Deeth, Elko, Nevada, United States, his father, Vivian Nathaniel West, was 29 and his mother, Mary Jane Adamson, was 30. He married Maxine Vivian Doyle on 8 February 1937. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 19 October 1993, at the age of 79, and was buried in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Ford West Sr
1914–1993
Maxine Vivian Doyle
1915–1998
Marriage: 8 February 1937
David Ford West Jr
1937–2016
Stanley Vaughn "Stan" West
1939–2005
Vivian Layne West
1949–2014

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 February 1937
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1915 · Dinosaur National Monument

Age 1

Dinosaur National Monument is a park that contains over 800 paleontological sites and fossils. It was declared a National Monument on October 4, 1915.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English and German: from Middle English, Middle High German west ‘west’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a regional name for someone who had migrated from further west.

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Ford West in household of Vivian N West, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • David Ford West in household of Vivian N West, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • David Ford West in household of Vivian West, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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