Fay Ralto Whitney Lutz

22 December 1916–12 April 1981 (Age 64)
Garden City, Rich, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Fay Ralto Whitney

When Fay Ralto Whitney Lutz was born on 22 December 1916, in Garden City, Rich, Utah, United States, his father, Jared Ellis Lutz, was 53 and his mother, Musetta A Small, was 43. He married Ruth Hackett on 1 June 1936, in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 12 April 1981, in Clearfield, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fay Ralto Whitney Lutz
Ruth Hackett
Marriage: 1 June 1936
Alyene Lutz
LaMarr J Lutz
Floyd K Lutz
Judy Lee Lutz

Spouse and Children

1 June 1936
Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · The Utah Packing Company becomes largest in the west

Age 1

"Organized by a group of men in 1901, the Ogden Packing Company expanded consistently until it encompassed 6 acres for its main facility. It became the largest meat packing plant west of the Missouri River and had a daily capacity of over 3,000 animals. Their slogan in Utah was ""Raise a Pig"" so that local farmers and their sons would help in the business. After World War I most plants were forced to cut back on production because demand was dropping. It did bounce back and is still an important component in Utah's economy."
1934 · The Construction of a Reservoir

Age 18

In 1933 the funds were obtained to start building a reservoir at the Pineview site. President Roosevelt then authorized the Ogden River Project on November 16, 1935 and was supervised and fully funded under the National Industrial Recovery Act.

Name Meaning

1 German: from a short form or pet form of Ludwig .2 South German (Lütz): from a short form of a name Luizo, Liuzo, derived from a Germanic name formed with liut- ‘people’ as the first element.3 French: habitational name from Lutz-en-Dunois in Eure-et-Loir. This is a common name in PA and OH.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fay "r" Lutz, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Fay Ralto Whitney Lutz, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Fay Rollo Lutz in household of Jared Ellis Lutz, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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