Myrtle Fontella Edwards

23 April 1905–31 December 1998 (Age 93)
Loa, Wayne, Utah, United States

The Life of Myrtle Fontella

When Myrtle Fontella Edwards was born on 23 April 1905, in Loa, Wayne, Utah, United States, her father, Joseph Franklin Edwards, was 29 and her mother, Matilda Taylor, was 18. She married Earl Reed Dean on 26 July 1927, in Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 31 December 1998, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in American Fork Cemetery, American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Earl Reed Dean
1904–1994
Myrtle Fontella Edwards
1905–1998
Marriage: 26 July 1927
Gerald Reed Dean
1928–2020

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 July 1927
Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States
children

(1)

    Gerald Reed Dean

    Male1928–2020Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1911 · People's State Bank of American Fork

Age 6

The People’s State Bank of American Fork was built in 1911. The Bank of American Fork operated out of the two story, classical revival building until the Great Depression, when the Consolidated Holding Company took over. The building still stands and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1993. 
1931

Age 26

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English (also common in Wales): patronymic from Edward .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Myrtle Edwards Dean in household of Earl Dean, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Myrtle Fontella Dean in household of Earl Reed Dean, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Myrtle F Edwards in household of Francis Edwards, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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