Eugene Leroy Stauffer

11 March 1899–3 December 1979 (Age 80)
Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Eugene Leroy

When Eugene Leroy Stauffer was born on 11 March 1899, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Frederick Stauffer, was 37 and his mother, Mary Ann Watts, was 30. He married Lucile Sigrid Winguist on 28 June 1922. He lived in Election Precinct 11, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 3 December 1979, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eugene Leroy Stauffer
1899–1979
Ruby Laverne Mauss
1906–1999
Marriage: 10 June 1925
Donald Eugene Stauffer
1926–2017
Shirley Laverne Stauffer
1927–1972
Gary Leroy Stauffer
1933–1982
Mervin Lowell Stauffer
1941–2006

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 June 1925
Farmington, Davis, Utah Territory, United States
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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1902 · The Utah Governor's Mansion

Age 3

Built in 1902, the Utah Governor's Mansion is the official residence of the Governor of Utah and their family. The mansion was built using the finest materials by the finest craftsmen available, resulting in a quality and style like that of Eastern mansions. From 1957 to 1977, the Utah Historical Society occupied the mansion as a library, museum, and office space. In 1977, the residence underwent extensive renovations and was again reopened in 1980. In December 1993, a fire destroyed much of the mansion but, after another restoration, the historic building was restored to its original design with upgrades in case of another disaster threatened the home. It was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1970.
1920

Age 21

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

South German:1. occupational name for a maker or seller of beakers or mugs, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stouf ‘beaker’, ‘stoup’. 2. habitational name for someone from any of the various minor places named with this word, for example Stauf, Staufen; the reference is to hills thought to resemble a beaker in shape.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eugene Leroy Stauffer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Eugene Leroy Stauffer in household of Fred Stauffer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Eugene Stauffer, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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