William James Attridge

8 April 1904–30 June 1999 (Age 95)
Briston, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William James

When William James Attridge was born on 8 April 1904, in Briston, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Albert Attridge, was 26 and his mother, Harriet Mary Farman, was 25. He married Thelma Marie Jensen on 17 January 1934, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Jackson, Oregon, United States for about 1 years and Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1982. He died on 30 June 1999, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Elysian Burial Gardens, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William James Attridge
Thelma Marie Jensen
Marriage: 17 January 1934
June Marie Attridge

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 January 1934Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Historical Boundaries 1905: Cassia, Idaho, United States
    Age 4
    London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
    Age 32
    1936- present Elysian Burial Gardens adopted as new name.

    Name Meaning

    topographic name for someone dwelling ‘at the ridge’, from Middle English atte rygge (Old English æt thǣm hrycge). The name was taken in the 16th century to Ireland, where it is common in County Cork.variant of Etheridge , from the Middle English personal name Etherich, a variant of Old English Æthelrīc.English:

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

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    The Sampler

    Sarah Barnard made this sampler in 1786 as dated on the sampler. It was passed down several generations in Norfolk, England & was finally given to William James Attridge, her 3rd great grandson who w …

    Sources (49)

    • Wm. James Attridge, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • William James Attridge, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • William James Attridge, "Idaho, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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