Gregory Blaine Belew

29 October 1946–7 February 1968 (Age 21)
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Gregory Blaine

When Gregory Blaine Belew was born on 29 October 1946, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, his father, Robert Lewis Belew, was 28 and his mother, Karmel Ione Jensen, was 26. He died on 7 February 1968, in Quảng Nam, Vietnam, at the age of 21, and was buried in Brigham City Cemetery, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Lewis Belew
1918–2004
Karmel Ione Jensen
1920–1989
Gregory Blaine Belew
1946–1968

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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World Events (8)

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act
Age 1
The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.
1952 · Uranium in Moab
Age 6
Uranium mining in Utah has a history going back more than 100 years but, it started as a byproduct of vanadium mining. With the development of Nuclear Weapons, Utah saw a uranium boom in the late 1940s and early 1950s, but uranium mining declined near the end of the Cold War. Currently Uranium is still being mined but just a small amount for power plants and for research.
1954
Age 8
French surrender at Dien Bien Phu.

Name Meaning

(1997: 1167;2007: 2069; 2010: 3086)Variant of Bellew 2, a surname of probable French origin (see Ballou 1 and 2).English, Irish, and Scottish (of Norman origin): variant of Bellew 1. This form of the surname has apparently died out in Britain.

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

Possible Related Names

Bellew

Sources (15)

  • Gregory Blue in household of Robert Blue, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Greg B Belew, "United States Casualties of Army Personnel, Dependents and Civilian Employees, 1961-1981"
  • Gregory Blue in household of Robert Blue, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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