Elvoy Shelley Wagstaff

28 May 1906–3 May 1939 (Age 32)
Charleston, Wasatch, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Elvoy Shelley

When Elvoy Shelley Wagstaff was born on 28 May 1906, in Charleston, Wasatch, Utah, United States, his father, Heber Jonathan Wagstaff, was 45 and his mother, Sarah Ann Shelley, was 42. He died on 3 May 1939, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Charleston, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Heber Jonathan Wagstaff
Sarah Ann Shelley
Alice Jane Wagstaff
Lucy Maria Wagstaff
Heber George Wagstaff
Sarah Verlie Wagstaff
Alma Joseph Wagstaff
Effie Reba Wagstaff
David Edwin Wagstaff
Leroy Wagstaff
Elvoy Shelley Wagstaff

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections
Age 1
The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1911 · People's State Bank of American Fork
Age 5
The People’s State Bank of American Fork was built in 1911. The Bank of American Fork operated out of the two story, classical revival building until the Great Depression, when the Consolidated Holding Company took over. The building still stands and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1993. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 10
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

(1997: 1153;2007: 2277; 2010: 3037)English and Scottish: nickname, probably for a beadle, literally one who wagged a staff or rod. It may also have been a ribald nickname.

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

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Sources (13)

  • 1906 Birth of Elvay Shelly Wagstaff, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
  • Elvoy S Wagstaff in household of Sara A Shelley Wagstaff, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • 1939 Death of Elvoy Shelley Wagstaff, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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