Verl Harper Furniss

8 December 1922–23 January 2008 (Age 85)
Bates, Teton, Idaho, United States

The Life of Verl Harper

When Verl Harper Furniss was born on 8 December 1922, in Bates, Teton, Idaho, United States, his father, William Furniss Sr., was 42 and his mother, Rhoda Minerva Moulton, was 31. He married Alice Marie Polatis on 19 June 1946. He lived in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 2005 and Westphalia, Anderson, Kansas, United States in 2008. He died on 23 January 2008, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Riverside Thomas Cemetery, Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Verl Harper Furniss
1922–2008
Alice Marie Polatis
1926–2021
Marriage: 19 June 1946

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 June 1946

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1927 · First Hotel in Idaho Falls

Age 5

The Bonneville Hotel was built in 1927. It became the second hotel in Idaho Falls and the first geared for upper class patrons.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 23

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Furness .

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

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Story Highlight

Bud Furniss’s Memories of Will Furniss's Death

Bud Furniss’s Memories of Will Furniss's Death March 10, 2014 --Bud Furniss and Debra Nelson Holm, talking while driving to the funeral of Ted Furniss Bud said: “When Dad died, we kind of knew it w …

Sources (3)

  • Verl Harper Furniss in household of William Furniss, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Verl Harper Furniss, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Verl Harper Furniss, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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