Golden Stewart Horsley

9 April 1892–19 September 1971 (Age 79)
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Golden Stewart

When Golden Stewart Horsley was born on 9 April 1892, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, his father, William Clements Horsley, was 24 and his mother, Melissa Jean Stewart, was 22. He married Mary Erma Smoot on 8 October 1914, in Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 19 September 1971, at the age of 79, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Golden Stewart Horsley
Mary Erma Smoot
Marriage: 8 October 1914
George Smoot Horsley
Zella Elaine Horsley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 October 1914Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 4
    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.
    1896 · Utah becomes a state
    Age 4
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
    Age 21
    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

    Name Meaning

    English (Northeastern England): habitational name from any of various places called with Old English hors ‘horse’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’, such as Horsley (Derbyshire, Gloucestershire), Long Horsley (Northumberland), and Horseley Hills Farm in Wolverley (Worcestershire), probably referring to a place where horses were put out to pasture.

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

    Sources (36)

    • Golden Stuart Horsley, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • G Stewart Horsley, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Golden S Horsley, "Utah, World War I Army Servicemen Records Abstracts, 1914-1918"

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