Charles Neil Clegg

21 November 1900–4 November 1974 (Age 73)
Park City, Summit, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Neil

When Charles Neil Clegg was born on 21 November 1900, in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States, his father, Charles David Clegg, was 28 and his mother, Martha Anne Neil, was 26. He married Emily Ellen Oborn on 4 January 1923, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1935 and Burch Creek Election Precinct, Weber, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 4 November 1974, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Charles Neil Clegg
Emily Ellen Oborn
Marriage: 4 January 1923
Boyd Neil Clegg
Beth La Verl Clegg
Burk Oborn Clegg
Sandra E Clegg

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 January 1923Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
    Age 1
    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
    1909 · A Summer Capitol
    Age 9
    Besides farming and shipping with the trolley up to Ogden Valley, there was an effort to convince the state of Utah to have a summer capitol near the town of Huntsville. Even though it didn’t happen, the Ogden Rapid Transit Company extended the Trolley route to Huntsville, so others could vacation there.
    Age 20
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from a place in Lancashire named Clegg, from Old Norse kleggi ‘haystack’, originally the name of a nearby hill. Alternatively, a nickname from Middle English clege and Older Scots cleg, gleg ‘gadfly, horsefly’ (Old Norse kleggi), presumably for an irritating person. The name was taken to Ulster in the early 18th century.Manx: variant of Clague , which in Lancashire and Cumbria have occasionally been absorbed into Clegg.

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

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    Sources (26)

    • Clegg, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Neil Clegg in household of Charles David Clegg, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Neil C Clegg, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"

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