Arthur Lawton Beeley

28 August 1890–September 1973 (Age 83)
Fallowfield, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Arthur Lawton

When Arthur Lawton Beeley was born on 28 August 1890, in Fallowfield, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John William Beeley, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann Lawton, was 28. He married Ora Glenn Johnson on 8 June 1916, in Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1915 and lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 5 years and Salt Lake City Election Precinct, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died in September 1973, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Lawton Beeley
Ora Glenn Johnson
Marriage: 8 June 1916
Mary Beeley
Stephen Johnson Beeley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 June 1916Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 6
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1909 · Pioneer Park Opens
    Age 19
    A monument honoring the Provo pioneers and Indian war veterans was dedicated on July 24, 1909, as Pioneer Park opened to the public.
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 22
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    Name Meaning

    English:habitational name from Beeley in Derbyshire, which is named with the Old English personal names Bēage (female) or Bēga (male) + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. Occasionally the name may be from Beeleigh in Essex or Beoley in Worcestershire, though evidence for this is hard to find.variant of Bealey, a habitational name from Belleigh in Dartington, Devon.

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

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    Sources (27)

    • Arthur L Buley, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Arthur L Beeley, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Arthur L Beeley in entry for Stephen Johnson Beeley, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947"

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