Vera Rozella Lusty

16 November 1912–May 1983 (Age 70)
Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States

The Life of Vera Rozella

When Vera Rozella Lusty was born on 16 November 1912, in Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States, her father, Harold Callis Lusty, was 21 and her mother, Mable Martha Wallwork, was 19. She married Dean Van Houten on 13 February 1929, in Rich, Utah, United States. She lived in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1935. She died in May 1983, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Dean Van Houten
Vera Rozella Lusty
Marriage: 13 February 1929

Spouse and Children

13 February 1929
Rich, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1914 · The American Can Company of Utah Building Complex

Age 2

The American Can Company of Utah Building Complex was built downtown Ogden on 20th and Lincoln Ave. It employed over 450 people and produced millions of cans of food from crops of local farmers. It was closed in 1979 but was added as a Historic Place in 2005 to the National Register. It has also become a headquarters for Amer Sports.

Age 19

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a person of a cheerful disposition, from Middle English lusti ‘joyful’, ‘lively’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Vera R Crouch in household of Harvey C Crouch, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Vera Van Houten in household of Dean Van Houten, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Vera Lusty in household of Harold Lusty, "United States Census, 1920"

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