Dwight Emery Hodgkinson

10 December 1954–16 July 1977 (Age 22)
Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States

The Life of Dwight Emery

When Dwight Emery Hodgkinson was born on 10 December 1954, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States, his father, Ralph Hodgkinson, was 42 and his mother, Ardeth Johnson, was 35. He died on 16 July 1977, in Uintah, Utah, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Vernal Memorial Park, Uintah, Utah Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ralph Hodgkinson
Ardeth Johnson
Dwight Emery Hodgkinson

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 1

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1958 · Dinah the Pink Dinosaur

Age 4

"Built in 1958 to hold a sign for the """"Dine A Ville Motel,"""" Dinah becomes a huge draw for visitors. It now holds a sign welcoming visitor to Vernal."
1961 · The Twenty-Third Amendment

Age 7

The Twenty-third Amendment gives the residents in the District of Columbia the right to vote in presidential elections and to give the district electors in the Electoral College.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Hodgkin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Dwight Emery Hodgkinson in entry for Ralph Hodgkinson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Dwight Hodgkinson, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Dwight Emery Hodgkinson, "Find A Grave Index"

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