George Ezra Beus

6 September 1894–26 January 1970 (Age 75)
West Point Election Precinct, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of George Ezra

When George Ezra Beus was born on 6 September 1894, in West Point Election Precinct, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, Michael Ezra Beus, was 20 and his mother, Olive Rebecca Baker, was 18. He married Emma Emmaline Barton on 19 January 1916. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Clinton, Davis, Utah, United States in 1917. He died on 26 January 1970, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Clinton Cemetery, Clinton, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Ezra Beus
Emma Emmaline Barton
Marriage: 19 January 1916
Dale George Beus
Henry Hyrum Beus
Dean Ezra Beus
Wayne James Beus
Val Dee Beus
Cleo Verlene Bowman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 January 1916
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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 2
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1898 · The Ogden Utah Sugar Factory Opens
    Age 4
    The Ogden Utah Sugar Factory harvested sugar from beets because sugar cane was hard to grow in northern Utah. During World War, it was hard to get sugar beet seeds, so the company started to harvest the seeds of the beets they were using. The Company merged with a factory in Logan to create the Amalgamated Sugar Company which is still operational today.
    1914 · The American Can Company of Utah Building Complex
    Age 20
    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.

    Name Meaning

    German and Dutch (mainly De Beus): variant of Beuse, a cognate of German Böse (see Boese ).

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

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    Sources (51)

    • George Ezra Beus in household of Michael Ezra Beus, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • George E Beus in entry for Dale Geo Beus and Shirley Priest, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • George E Beus in entry for Wayne James Beus, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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