Robert Earl Brailsford

20 June 1913–14 June 2000 (Age 86)
Sunnyside, Carbon, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Earl

When Robert Earl Brailsford was born on 20 June 1913, in Sunnyside, Carbon, Utah, United States, his father, John Henry Brailsford, was 23 and his mother, Ethel Lenora Adamson, was 19. He married Freeda Webster on 18 January 1937, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Thermopolis, Hot Springs, Wyoming, United States for about 5 years and Election District 2, Park, Wyoming, United States in 1940. He died on 14 June 2000, in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Earl Brailsford
1913–2000
Freeda Webster
1915–1997
Marriage: 18 January 1937

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 January 1937Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1915 · Dinosaur National Monument
    Age 2
    Dinosaur National Monument is a park that contains over 800 paleontological sites and fossils. It was declared a National Monument on October 4, 1915.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 3
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
    1937 · The Neutrality Act
    Age 24
    The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English (East Midlands): habitational name from a place in Derbyshire named Brailsford, possibly from an Old English word brægels, a metathesized form of bærgels, itself a byform of byrgels ‘tumulus’, ‘barrow’, + ford ‘ford’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Brelsford

    Sources (23)

    • Robert Earl Brailsford in household of John Henry Brailsford, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Robert Earl Brailsford in household of John Harvey Brailsford, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Robert Earl Brailsford in household of John Kenny Brailsford, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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