Alan Harold Stratford

Male21 September 1905–14 October 1984

Brief Life History of Alan Harold

When Alan Harold Stratford was born on 21 September 1905, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Horace Barwell Stratford, was 30 and his mother, Berenice Kate Haines, was 30. He married Bernice Littlefield on 22 June 1936, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Ogden City Legislative District 4, Ogden City Election Precinct, Weber, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 14 October 1984, in South Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in South Morgan Cemetery, Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alan Harold Stratford
1905–1984
Bernice Littlefield
1907–1984
Marriage: 22 June 1936

Sources (27)

  • Alan H Stratford, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Alan H Stratford, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1939"
  • Alan Harold Stratford, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 June 1936Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 1

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    1909 · The Grand Opera House of Ogden Changes its name

    Age 4

    Known as the Orpheum Theatre, the Opera House was built in 1890 because there was no play house located in the City. People came from all around to see the shows. When the name was changed to the Orpheum, different shows came about to please the viewers tastes and ideas.

    1927

    Age 22

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English:

    habitational name from any of various places called Stratford, for example in Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Middlesex, Northamptonshire, Suffolk, Warwickshire, and Wiltshire, from Old English strǣt ‘Roman road’ (see Street ) + ford ‘ford’.

    habitational name principally from Strafford Sands (now lost) in Mexborough (Yorkshire), presumed to be the ancient meeting-place of Strafforth Wapentake, and deriving from the same source as 1 above.

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

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