Christopher William Bodily

20 January 1884–20 May 1958 (Age 74)
Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Christopher William

When Christopher William Bodily was born on 20 January 1884, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States, his father, Robert Bodily Jr, was 39 and his mother, Harriet Ann Roberts, was 34. He married Jessie Wilma Druliard on 25 December 1908, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States. He lived in Uintah, Utah, United States in 1922 and Moffat, Uintah, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 20 May 1958, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Maeser Fairview Cemetery, Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christopher William Bodily
1884–1958
Dortha Mildred Jorgensen
1902–1985
Marriage: 2 April 1924
Ruel W Bodily
1925–1989
Vahl W Bodily
1926–2005
Garne W. Bodily
1928–1986
Evan W Bodily
1929–1931
Norman W Bodily
1930–2005
Afton Ann Bodily
1934–2016
Gwen Brett Bodily
1935–2006

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 April 1924Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1885 · Camp Murray
    Age 1
    Camp Murray was established in 1885 and housed a portion of the Ninth Infantry Regiment. The camp was built to protect the railroad and train soldiers.
    1886
    Age 2
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1904
    Age 20
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English (Northamptonshire): perhaps a variant of Baddeley .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Baddeley

    Story Highlight

    Taken from the history Chris told to Sylva Bodily Godwin shortly before his death

    My Father, Robert Bodily, Jr., was born in England, March 9, 1844. That summer his folks (rober Bodily Sr.), with William and Robert Jr., their children, went to help colonize South Africa. The family …

    Sources (44)

    • Christopher W Bodily in entry for Bodily, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Christopher Wm Bodily, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Christopher W. Bodily, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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