Willard Albertus Dance

9 May 1886–15 January 1968 (Age 81)
Wilson, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Willard Albertus

When Willard Albertus Dance was born on 9 May 1886, in Wilson, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Philip Dance, was 25 and his mother, Rosetta Bingham, was 23. He married Lula Elizabeth Wintle on 18 December 1912, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Moreland, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Thomas, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1910. He died on 15 January 1968, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Riverside Thomas Cemetery, Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Willard Albertus Dance
Lula Elizabeth Wintle
Marriage: 18 December 1912
Roland Willard Dance
Donald Wintle Dance
Harold Wintle Dance

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 December 1912Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1887 · New Zealands's First National Park
    Age 1
    Tongariro National Park was the sixth national park established in the world and the first in New Zealand. In the center of the park there lies three active volcanic mountains (Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro). it is home to the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing day hike and has been recognized as a World Heritage Site for all its natural values.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 4
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
    Age 22
    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English dance ‘dance’, hence a nickname for a skilled or enthusiastic dancer or leader of a dance, or a metonymic occupational name for a professional acrobat or dancer.Probably an Americanized form (translation into English) or Americanized form of German Danz .

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

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    Sources (45)

    • William Alburtus Dance, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Delbert A Dance in entry for Roland Willard Dance and Ruth Eileen Freeman, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • W A Dance in entry for Donald W Dance, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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