Glen Sherman Chappell

20 November 1908–18 August 1992 (Age 83)
Lyman, Wayne, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Glen Sherman

When Glen Sherman Chappell was born on 20 November 1908, in Lyman, Wayne, Utah, United States, his father, George Alvin Chappell, was 28 and his mother, Ethel Mae Maxfield, was 29. He married Irene Jennie Williams on 16 February 1929, in Sevier, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Election Precinct 3 Lyman, Wayne, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 18 August 1992, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Lyman Cemetery, Lyman, Wayne, Utah, United States.

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Glen Sherman Chappell
Lela Ackerman
Marriage: 26 May 1933
Gwen Chappell

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed
Age 1
Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1909 · Pioneer Park Opens
Age 1
A monument honoring the Provo pioneers and Indian war veterans was dedicated on July 24, 1909, as Pioneer Park opened to the public.
Age 23
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a chapel, from Middle English chapel(l)e ‘chapel’, via Old French, from Late Latin capella, originally a diminutive of capa ‘hood’, ‘cloak’, but later transferred to the sense ‘chapel’, ‘sanctuary’, with reference to the shrine at Tours where the cloak of St. Martin was preserved as a relic.2 Americanized spelling of French Chappelle .

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

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Laverda Okerlund Party (Bicknell News)

A party was given in honor of Miss Laverda Okerlund Wednesday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Taylor on their ranch near here, by Miss Emma Wood. Luncheon was served and games were enjoyed. …

Sources (39)

  • Glenn Sherman Chappell, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Glen Sherman Chappell in household of Geo. Alvin Chappell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Glen Chappell, "United States Census, 1940"

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