Ralph Clement Bardsley

3 August 1909–22 April 1987 (Age 77)
Centerfield, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Ralph Clement

When Ralph Clement Bardsley was born on 3 August 1909, in Centerfield, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Ernest Hezekiah Bardsley, was 28 and his mother, Eldora Thompson, was 22. He married Mada Ann Bird on 23 December 1935, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Fayette, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1935 and Centerfield Election Precinct, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 22 April 1987, in Centerfield, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Centerfield, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Ralph Clement Bardsley
Mada Ann Bird
Marriage: 23 December 1935

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 December 1935Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 1
    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
    1910 · McKay-Dee Hospital Opens its Doors
    Age 1
    To honor Thomas D. Dee, his wife and her children built a hospital as a memorial to him. Located on 24th Street and Harrison the hospital served the community for 59 years. After it closed its doors in 1969, a new hospital was constructed near 39th street and Harrison in 1971. Located next to another hospital, the two hospitals ultimately merged together bearing both names of McKay, after David O. McKay, and Thomas Dee, to honor the hospital that served the surrounding area for many years. The McKay-Dee Hospital is still in operation but has moved from its original spot.
    Age 22
    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning

    habitational name from Bardsley in Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, so named from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Beornrēd (composed of the elements beorn ‘young warrior’ + rǣd ‘counsel, advice’) + Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’.perhaps also a variant of Barnsley, a habitational name from Barnsley in Gloucestershire, since the early records of the placename show variation between spellings in Barnes-, Barndes-, and Bardes-.English:

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

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    Sources (37)

    • Ralph Clement Bardsley, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Ralph Clement Bardsley in household of Earnest H Bardsley, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Ralph Clement Bardsley, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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