Gerald Irwin Alley

26 June 1918–3 April 1999 (Age 80)
Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Gerald Irwin

When Gerald Irwin Alley was born on 26 June 1918, in Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Charles Henry Alley Jr., was 43 and his mother, Pearlina Eliza Irwin, was 28. He married Evelyn Seamons on 22 December 1942, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Laketown, Rich, Utah, United States in 1960 and Logan, Cache, Utah, United States in 1999. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 3 April 1999, in North Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Laketown, Rich, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gerald Irwin Alley
1918–1999
Evelyn Seamons
1920–2000
Marriage: 22 December 1942
Nancy Alley
1946–2018
George Grant Alley
1949–1973
Fred Kay Alley
1952–2018
Gordon Ray Alley
1954–2020
Gerald Seamons Alley
1960–1960

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 December 1942Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
    1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.
    Age 5
    President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.
    1941
    Age 23
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Ally, Alli, as forms such as Johannes filius Alli (Norfolk, 1205) make clear. It may be a pet form of Alexander , Alan , Alice , or Alison , or a survival of Old Danish Alli, Old Swedish Alle, found as Alli in the Domesday Book.In some cases also an altered form of French Hallé (see Halle 2) or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname.Variant of Allee 2, a surname of French origin.

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

    Possible Related Names

    All
    Alexander
    Allee
    Halley

    Story Highlight

    Memoirs from a Grandson

    I half remember having Grandpa Alley take me in the truck one evening to get a load of hay or something. It seemed like we drove all over the valley, but that might have been because I keep falling as …

    Sources (34)

    • Gerald Irwin Alley in household of Charles Henry Alley, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Gerald Irwin Alley, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"
    • Gerald Irvin Alley in entry for Gerald Seamons Alley, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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