Markland E. Allred

Brief Life History of Markland E.

When Markland E. Allred was born on 4 April 1915, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Aaron Allred, was 26 and his mother, Elva Ada Fullmer, was 23. He married Betty Jo Davis on 12 February 1941, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Utah, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 1 November 1995, in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Timpanogos Memorial Gardens, Orem, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Markland E. Allred
1915–1995
Betty Jo Davis
1920–2007
Marriage: 12 February 1941
John G Allred
1942–1942
William Mark Allred
1944–2018

Sources (24)

  • Mark Allred, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Markland E Allred, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"
  • Markland E. Allred, "BillionGraves Index"

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

1921 · Lehi Becomes First to Build In Honor of World War Veterans

A “Soldier’s, Sailor’s and Marine’s Memorial” was conceived by W. A. Knight in 1918 to honor Utah residents killed during World War I. A library was dedicated on December 30, 1921.The remainder of the building was dedicated May 31, 1926. The Spanish Mission Revival style building cost $55,000 to build. This became “the first municipal facility in America erected to the memory of World War I Veterans.” 

1937 · The Neutrality Act

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Aldred 1.

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

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Fathers mission call

Fathers mission call came the day mothers funeral was held. The mission was postponed until he could get affairs straightened out and gain enough strength to carry on. He then reported in and went to …

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