William Walter Alexander Abplanalp

16 September 1882–8 January 1956 (Age 73)
Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of William Walter Alexander

When William Walter Alexander Abplanalp was born on 16 September 1882, in Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States, his father, Peter Abplanalp, was 25 and his mother, Mary Jane Alder, was 23. He married Ida Huber on 1 June 1910, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 8 January 1956, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Midway City Cemetery, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Walter Alexander Abplanalp
Ida Huber
Marriage: 1 June 1910
Kenneth Clair Abplanalp
Phyllis May Abplanalp
Ida Marion Abplanalp

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 June 1910Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    Age 8
    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 20
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    Swiss German: topographic name for someone living high on a mountainside, from German ab- ‘below, off’ + Planalp ‘high, flat mountain-meadow’.

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

    Story Highlight

    Royal Swaner's Teenage Years, 1929-1934

    VISITING BERGSTROMS IN CALIFORNIA In 1928 when Royal was 12 years old, his maternal grandmother, Mathilda Adolfine Svärd-Bergstrom, or Grandma Bergstom as he called her, moved to Santa Monica, Los An …

    Sources (29)

    • William W Abplanalp in entry for <Unknown>, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • William Walter Abplanalp, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • William W Abplanalp in entry for Willis Ray Chatwin and Phyllis May Abplanalp, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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