Louisa Chipman Herbert

9 July 1901–24 September 1979 (Age 78)
Shelley, Bingham, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Louisa Chipman

When Louisa Chipman Herbert was born on 9 July 1901, in Shelley, Bingham, Idaho, United States, her father, John William Herbert, was 44 and her mother, Louisa Jane Chipman, was 42. She married George Rees Woolley on 8 September 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 24 September 1979, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Rees Woolley
Louisa Chipman Herbert
Marriage: 8 September 1926
Janice Woolley
LeGrand Herbert Woolley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 September 1926Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 1
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
    1907 · The Burro Mine
    Age 6
    The Burro Mine was a large mining area that produced gold, silver, copper, and other valuable metals. The mine was dissolved involuntarily on November 9, 1974.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 22
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    German, English, and French: from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements heri, hari ‘army’ + berht ‘bright, famous’. In Britain, this Old French name, introduced by the Normans, reinforced the less common Old English cognate Herebeorht. The surname was taken to Ireland after the Anglo-Norman invasion and in the 16th century.Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the German personal name (see 1 above).

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

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    Story Highlight

    My Baptism and Mission Call

    Louisa was born in Shelley, Idaho. She married George Rees Woolley and they had 3 children, Janice Woolley Warner, LeGrand Woolley, and Bruce Woolley. She loved her family and she loved teaching and …

    Sources (28)

    • Louisa C Herbert in household of John W Herbert, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Louise Chipman Herbert, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Louise in entry for George Ree Woolley, "Oregon Death Index, 1971-2008"

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