Della Marie West

27 October 1904–24 August 1994 (Age 89)
Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Della Marie

When Della Marie West was born on 27 October 1904, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, her father, Arthur Alfred West, was 32 and her mother, Alice Eliza James, was 25. She married Harald Mendenhall Webster on 20 January 1933. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in United States in 1940. She died on 24 August 1994, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harald Mendenhall Webster
1907–1995
Della Marie West
1904–1994
Marriage: 20 January 1933
Vernon West Webster
1936–2001
Lamona Webster
1941–1958

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 January 1933
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1906
    Age 2
    Proclamation against Díaz issued by the liberals in St. Louis, Missouri.
    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 2
    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.
    1928
    Age 24
    Calles succeeded by Obregón, who is assassinated before taking office. Calles, who is to remain political strongman through 1935, chooses Emilio Portes Gil as president.

    Name Meaning

    English and German: from Middle English, Middle High German west ‘west’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a habitational name for someone who had migrated from further west.Americanized form of Finnish Vesterinen: from the personal name Vesteri (a short form of Sylvester ) + the surname suffix -nen.History: This name was brought to North America independently by many bearers in the 17th and 18th centuries. Thomas West, 12th Baron De La Warre, was captain general of Virginia in 1610–11. The state of DE is named for him. One of the earliest permanent settlers was Francis West (1606–92), who came to Duxbury, MA, from Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, in or before 1638.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Western
    Sylvester
    Westman

    Sources (36)

    • Della Marie West in household of Arthur Alfred West, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Della Marie West, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Della Marie Webster in entry for Harald Mendenhall Webster, "Idaho, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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