Elden Brady

5 September 1897–12 April 1962 (Age 64)
Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Elden

When Elden Brady was born on 5 September 1897, in Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Elias Brady, was 27 and his mother, Elsie Loretta Rollins, was 22. He married Frances Louisa Twitchell on 19 May 1922, in Duchesne, Duchesne, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Election Precinct 5 Bridgeland, Duchesne, Utah, United States in 1940 and Bridgeland, Duchesne, Utah, United States in 1950. He died on 12 April 1962, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Roosevelt Memorial Park, Roosevelt, Duchesne, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elden Brady
Edith Rasmussen
Marriage: 16 February 1927
James Manford Brady
Jay Lee Brady
Carol Ann Brady

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 February 1927Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 1
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
    1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center
    Age 2
    The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 19
    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Ciaran, Colm, John Patrick, Kieran, Seamus, Aidan, Conal, Patrick Michael, Aileen, Assumpta, Brigid.Irish: Anglicized form of Mac Brádaigh or Ó Brádaigh ‘son (or descendant) of Brádach’, a personal name meaning ‘proud, spirited’. In this case Ó Brádaigh is merely a variant of Mac Brádaigh.Native American (Cheyenne): from a shortened and altered English translation of the Cheyenne personal name Nemo'eehe meaning ‘Braid(ed) Locks’ or ‘Wrapped Hair’, from -nemo'eehe ‘wrapped braids/hair’.

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

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    Sources (28)

    • Elden Brady, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Elden Brady, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Elden Brady, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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