Joseph Clem Duncan

20 May 1897–31 May 1990 (Age 93)
Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States

The Life of Joseph Clem

When Joseph Clem Duncan was born on 20 May 1897, in Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States, his father, David William Duncan Sr, was 38 and his mother, Mary Jane Stott, was 34. He married Retta Lund on 31 May 1920, in Beaver, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Meadow Election Precinct, Millard, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 31 May 1990, in Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Meadow Cemetery, Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Clem Duncan
1897–1990
Retta Lund
1901–1985
Marriage: 31 May 1920
LaVeda Duncan
1921–2001
Melvin W Duncan
1922–2002
Claude Lund Duncan
1925–2005
Ralph C Duncan
1929–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 May 1920
Beaver, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1901 · The Daughters of Utah Pioneers

Age 4

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.
1922 · Timpanogos Cave National Monument

Age 25

Timpanogos Cave National Monument is a United States National Monument protecting the Timpanogos Cave Historic District and a cave system on Mount Timpanogos. There are three caves in the cave system, one of which is specifically called Timpanogos Cave but the caves are only viewable on guided tours when the monument is open.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and Irish (of Scottish origin): from the Gaelic personal name Donnchadh, composed of the elements donn ‘brown-haired man’ or ‘chieftain’ + a derivative of cath ‘battle’, Anglicized in Ireland as Donagh or Donaghue. Compare Donahue .2 Irish (Sligo): used as an Anglicized equivalent of Gaelic Ó Duinnchinn ‘descendant of Donncheann’, a byname composed of the elements donn ‘brown-haired man’ or ‘chieftain’ + ceann ‘head’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Clem Duncan, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • J Clem Duncan, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Joseph Clem Duncan, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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