George Arthur Butters

14 September 1887–26 May 1953 (Age 65)
Bench Creek, Wasatch, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of George Arthur

When George Arthur Butters was born on 14 September 1887, in Bench Creek, Wasatch, Utah, United States, his father, James Butters, was 41 and his mother, Emma Sarah Jones, was 38. He married Ida Josephine Reid on 11 April 1910, in Woodland, Summit, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States for about 5 years and Heber Election Precinct, Wasatch, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 26 May 1953, in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Woodland, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Arthur Butters
Ida Josephine Reid
Marriage: 11 April 1910
Georgea Leone Butters
Marval S Butters
Claud Reid Butters
Deloy A Butters

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 April 1910Woodland, Summit, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 3
    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.
    1896 · Utah Becomes a State
    Age 9
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 19
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 919;2007: 1865; 2010: 3025)English: variant of Butter , with excrescent -s.German: variant of Butter .

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

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    Sources (39)

    • Ger A Butters in entry for Ursulla Butters, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • George Butters, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • George Butters, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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