Royal Eleazer Asay

22 November 1919–10 November 2009 (Age 89)
Leslie, Custer, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Royal Eleazer

When Royal Eleazer Asay was born on 22 November 1919, in Leslie, Custer, Idaho, United States, his father, Eleazer Asay Jr., was 27 and his mother, Henrietta LaPreal Busk, was 25. He married Doris Pauline Sherred on 12 June 1943, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States in 1940 and Orem, Utah, Utah, United States in 2009. He died on 10 November 2009, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Royal Eleazer Asay
Doris Pauline Sherred
Marriage: 12 June 1943
Rand Lowell Asay
Deon Darlene Asay

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 June 1943Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
    1920 · The Pioneer Museum Is Organized
    Age 1
    The Pioneer Museum was conceived in 1920 by women dedicated to preserving the pioneer heritage of the community. The Daughters of Utah Pioneers organization headed the effort and a museum was created for the collection of relics and written histories of the early pioneers.
    1944 · The G.I Bill
    Age 25
    The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

    Name Meaning

    English: probably a variant of Acey .History: A certain Joseph Asay is recorded in Salem County, NJ, in 1755.

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

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    Sources (26)

    • Royal E. Asay in household of Eleazar Asay, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Royal E Asay, "Idaho, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"
    • Royal E Asay, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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