Otha Layton Alldredge

Brief Life History of Otha Layton

When Otha Layton Alldredge was born on 31 December 1907, in Mercur, Tooele, Utah, United States, his father, Minor Wilkes Alldredge, was 29 and his mother, Ida Deseret Black, was 27. He married Hilda Elfrieda Hubert on 17 June 1936. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Magna, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. He died on 9 June 1988, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Otha Layton Alldredge
Hilda Elfrieda Hubert
Marriage: 17 June 1936
Baby Alldredge

Sources (31)

  • Otha Laton Alldredge in household of Minor Wilks Alldredge, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Otha Layton Alldredge, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
  • Otha Layton Alldredge, "South Africa, Natal Province, Civil Marriages, 1845-1955"

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1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot

Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.


13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Aldridge .

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

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Autobiography of Arva Jane Alldredge Langdorf, Part One

Autobiography of Arva Jane Alldredge Langdorf Edited by her son, Kim Alldredge Langdorf, 23 November 2103 Part One - Family and Early Childhood I was born on April 7, 1922, in Magna, Utah, in the …

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