Joseph Dewey Sandberg

21 December 1898–7 January 1951 (Age 52)
Election Precinct 2 Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States

The Life of Joseph Dewey

When Joseph Dewey Sandberg was born on 21 December 1898, in Election Precinct 2 Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States, his father, Sven Olsson Sandberg, was 65 and his mother, Inga Lovisa Johansdotter, was 43. He married Myrtle Irene Anderson on 5 April 1922, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 7 January 1951, in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Election Precinct 2 Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Dewey Sandberg
1898–1951
Myrtle Irene Anderson
1892–1975
Marriage: 5 April 1922
Elin De Ona Sandberg
1922–1996
August Mervin Sandberg
1925–1999
Joseph Creighton Sandberg
1926–1971
Ray Farrel Sandberg
1927–2007
LaMar Anderson Sandberg
1933–2017

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 April 1922
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · The Daughters of Utah Pioneers

Age 3

The Daughters of Utah Pioneers was organized by Annie Taylor Hyde after she invited a group of fifty-four women to her home to find ways to recognize names and achievements of the men, women and children who were the pioneers. They followed the lead of other national lineage societies, such as the Daughters of the American Revolution. They were legally incorporated in 1925.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 15

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

1 German: habitational name from any of various minor places so called, named with Middle High German sand ‘sand’ + berc ‘mountain’.2 Norwegian: habitational name from any of three farmsteads named with sand ‘sand’ + berg ‘mountain’.3 Scandinavian and Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of sand ‘sand’ + berg ‘mountain’.

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

Story Highlight

Joseph Dewey Sandberg (as remembered by his son Ray Farrel Sandberg, July 4, 1996)

I will attempt to write some of the things I remember about my dad. As a small boy I recall we always had a garden that had to be cared for - also milk cows, pet lambs, pigs and calves. We didn't have …

Sources (3)

  • Dewey Joseph Sandberg, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Joseph Dewey Sandberg in household of Swen Sanberg, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Joseph Dewey Sandberg, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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