Cloyd Garth Barton

Brief Life History of Cloyd Garth

When Cloyd Garth Barton was born on 18 November 1921, in Tropic, Garfield, Utah, United States, his father, Leo Lorenzo Barton, was 26 and his mother, Karma Johnson, was 25. He married Mona Cox on 20 May 1948, in Charles, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He registered for military service in 1944. His occupation is listed as after his army experiences, garth returned to st. george, utah, where he began working for the us postal service-- his employment for the rest of his life. in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. He died on 10 July 1990, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Saint George City Cemetery, St. George, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Cloyd Garth Barton
Mona Cox
Marriage: 20 May 1948
Leon Garth Barton

Sources (35)

  • Cloyd G Barton, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Cloyd Garth Barton, "Utah Marriages, 1887-1935"
  • Cloyd Garth Barton, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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World Events (8)

1922 · Timpanogos Cave National Monument

Timpanogos Cave National Monument is a United States National Monument protecting the Timpanogos Cave Historic District and a cave system on Mount Timpanogos. There are three caves in the cave system, one of which is specifically called Timpanogos Cave but the caves are only viewable on guided tours when the monument is open.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.


Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of numerous places called with Old English bere or bær ‘barley’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’, i.e. an outlying grange. Compare Barwick . The name is also found in Ireland, where it has been Gaelicized as de Bartún.

Polish (Bartoń); Czech and Slovak (mainly Bartoň): from a pet form of the personal name Polish Bartłomiej, Czech Bartoloměj, Slovak Bartolomej, from Latin Bartholomaeus (see Bartholomew ). This surname is also found in Germany.

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

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Garth's WWII memories--told in his words

{The words and spelling are his own] MILITARY MEMORIES by Garth Barton Once again, I returned to St. George and spent two months at home visiting with family and tried to go to the Temple as often a …

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