Robert Walter Duckworth

21 October 1932–21 June 1998 (Age 65)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Robert Walter

When Robert Walter Duckworth was born on 21 October 1932, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Walter Robinson Duckworth, was 20 and his mother, Velva Gertrude Hutchings, was 20. He married Venae Emily Ek on 5 April 1951, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Election Precinct 4, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 21 June 1998, in Magna, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Valley View Memorial Park, West Valley City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Walter Duckworth
1932–1998
Venae Emily Ek
1934–2020
Marriage: 5 April 1951
Sand Wayne Duckworth
1958–1959

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 April 1951
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1933 · Lone Cedar Tree Monument

Age 1

The Lone Cedar Tree is a historical monument located near downtown Salt Lake City and was the location of the only tree growing in the valley in 1847, when early pioneers arrived in the valley. The Daughters of Utah Pioneers erected the monument to honor the Mormon heritage and history of Salt Lake City.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 3

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1950

Age 18

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): habitational name from Duckworth Fold, in the borough of Bury, Lancashire, which is named from Old English fūce ‘duck’ + worÐ ‘enclosure’.

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

Story Highlight

My Dad . . . An Extraordinary Ordinary Man!

My Dad . . . An Extraordinary Ordinary Man! By: Cory L. Duckworth I like to think of my dad as an extraordinary ordinary man . . . an anchor for the ages in a world beset with ever-threatening storms …

Sources (3)

  • Robert Walter Duckworth in household of Walter Robinson Duckworth, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Robert Walter Duckworth in household of Walter Robinson Duckworth, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Robert Walter Duckworth in household of Walter Robinson Duckworth, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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