Anton 'Anthony' Richard Bednar

23 March 1908–26 January 1994 (Age 85)
McKees Rocks, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Anton 'Anthony' Richard

When Anton 'Anthony' Richard Bednar was born on 23 March 1908, in McKees Rocks, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jan 'John' Joseph Bednar, was 37 and his mother, Anna Eleanor Javorszky, was 31. He married Lavina Whitney on 31 July 1935, in Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States in 1940 and World for about 5 years. He died on 26 January 1994, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Logandale, Clark, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anton 'Anthony' Richard Bednar
1908–1994
Lavina Whitney
1915–1988
Marriage: 31 July 1935
Dolores Ann Bednar
1936–2006
Richard Lee Bednar
1938–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 July 1935
Washington, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1909 · Pioneer Park Opens

Age 1

A monument honoring the Provo pioneers and Indian war veterans was dedicated on July 24, 1909, as Pioneer Park opened to the public.
1931

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

1 Czech (Bednář), Slovak (Bednár), and Slovene: occupational name meaning ‘cooper’. Compare Bodnar .2 Americanized spelling of Polish Bednarz ‘cooper’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Richard A Bedner, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Richard A Bedner, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Richard Anthony Bednar, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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