Warde Mitchell Cameron

Brief Life History of Warde Mitchell

When Warde Mitchell Cameron was born on 28 November 1909, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, David Hutchinson Cameron, was 26 and his mother, Adelia Horrocks, was 23. He married Velma Loy Hall on 17 January 1942, in District of Columbia, United States. He immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1931 and lived in Arlington, Virginia, United States in 1950 and Netherlands in 2000. He died on 19 July 1991, in Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Warde Mitchell Cameron
1909–1991
Frances Virginia Johnson
1912–2000
Marriage: 2 January 1950
Fergus Rumel Woolley
1939–2023

Sources (24)

  • Warde M Cameron, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Warde Mitchell Cameron, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
  • Warde Mitchell Cameron, "BillionGraves Index"

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

1910 · The Denver and Rio Grande Western Depot

The Denver and Rio Grande Western Depot, the Rio Grande Depot, is a former train station on the western edge of downtown Salt Lake City. The depot was constructed by the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad to surpass the nearby Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot and was the main jewel of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad. The depot included a barber shop, a telegraph office a gift shop, a restaurant, a men's smoking room and a women's lounge. The depot opened Salt Lake City to a new influx of immigrants, and was also a central point in shipping soldiers off to war in both World War I and World War II. The depot was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. After the State of Utah purchased the depot in 1977, the building was converted to house the Utah State Historical Society and its research center, the Utah Department of Heritage & Arts, as well as the Rio Gallery.

1931

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

Name Meaning

Scottish:

in the Highlands, it is usually a nickname from Gaelic cam ‘crooked, bent’ + sròn ‘nose’.

in the Lowlands it is also a habitational name from any of various places called Cameron, especially in Fife.

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

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