William Amos Beazer

18 December 1905–12 December 1977 (Age 71)
Syracuse, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of William Amos

When William Amos Beazer was born on 18 December 1905, in Syracuse, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, William Ephraim Beazer, was 26 and his mother, Emma Adelaide Cook, was 23. He married Arvilla Hooper on 3 June 1929, in Weber, Utah, United States. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940 and Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1950. He died on 12 December 1977, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Amos Beazer
Margaret Miller
Marriage: 21 May 1931
William Frank Beazer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 May 1931Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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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 · Pioneer Park Opens
    Age 4
    A monument honoring the Provo pioneers and Indian war veterans was dedicated on July 24, 1909, as Pioneer Park opened to the public.
    Age 22
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English (Gloucestershire and Wiltshire): of Norman origin, probably a variant of Belcher , in which the diphthong in Middle English Beucher or Beusire has been simplified to produce Be(a)ser.

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

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    Sources (41)

    • Wm Amos Beazer in household of Wm Ephriam Beazer, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • William Amos Beazer, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • William Amos Beazer, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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