James Moyle Armstrong Sr

30 November 1901–16 May 1986 (Age 84)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of James Moyle

When James Moyle Armstrong Sr was born on 30 November 1901, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, William Francis Armstrong, was 31 and his mother, Edith Moyle, was 30. He married Sarah Elizabeth Brewer on 18 June 1929. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 39 years. In 1940, at the age of 39, his occupation is listed as salesman - standard company . He died on 16 May 1986, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Moyle Armstrong Sr
1901–1986
Sarah Elizabeth Brewer
1909–1956
Marriage: 18 June 1929
James Moyle Armstrong Jr
1932–2020

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 June 1929
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 1
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
    1902 · The Utah Governor's Mansion
    Age 1
    Built in 1902, the Utah Governor's Mansion is the official residence of the Governor of Utah and their family. The mansion was built using the finest materials by the finest craftsmen available, resulting in a quality and style like that of Eastern mansions. From 1957 to 1977, the Utah Historical Society occupied the mansion as a library, museum, and office space. In 1977, the residence underwent extensive renovations and was again reopened in 1980. In December 1993, a fire destroyed much of the mansion but, after another restoration, the historic building was restored to its original design with upgrades in case of another disaster threatened the home. It was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1970.
    1927
    Age 26
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish (mainly Northumberland and the Scottish Borders): nickname from Middle English arm + strang, for someone who was ‘strong in the arm’.Irish (Ulster): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Labhradha Tréan ‘strong O'Lavery’ or Mac Thréinfhir, literally ‘son of the strong man’.History: This surname was brought to PA, NJ, and NH in the 18th century by several different families of northern Irish and northern English Protestants. One such was James Armstrong, who emigrated from Fermanagh to Cumberland County, PA, in 1745; another was John Armstrong (1720–95), who settled in Carlisle, PA, c. 1748.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Armstong

    Sources (18)

    • James Moyle Armstrong, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • James Moyle Armstrong, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • James Moyle Armstrong, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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