Owen Everett Joseph Luck

13 February 1902–27 January 1975 (Age 73)
Wilford, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Owen Everett Joseph

When Owen Everett Joseph Luck was born on 13 February 1902, in Wilford, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Hyrum Luck, was 39 and his mother, Elizabeth Melvina Moore Holmberg, was 36. He married Afton North on 3 August 1923, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and San Antonio Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 27 January 1975, in Downey, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Owen Everett Joseph Luck
Afton North
Marriage: 3 August 1923
LaRue Luck
Richard Owen Luck
Donna Jean Luck

Spouse and Children

3 August 1923
Salt Lake, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot

Age 6

Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 21

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English and German (also found in Alsace): variant of English Luke , German Lukas .2 German (also Lück): from a short form of Lüdeke, a pet form of Ludolph ( compare Liedtke 2) or occasionally from Ludwig or Lucas .3 Dutch (van Luck) and English: habitational name from Luik, the Dutch name of the Belgian city of Liège.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Owen E Luck in household of Joseph H Luck, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Owen E Lusk, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Owen Luck in household of J Hyrum Luck, "United States Census, 1920"

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