Amelia Woodbury

4 April 1902–17 April 1980 (Age 78)
Mesquite, Clark, Nevada, United States

The Life of Amelia

When Amelia Woodbury was born on 4 April 1902, in Mesquite, Clark, Nevada, United States, her father, Abram Nelson Woodbury, was 34 and her mother, Maria Amelia Fuller, was 34. She married James William Huntsman on 2 April 1925, in Nevada, United States. She lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. She died on 17 April 1980, in Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in West Valley City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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James William Huntsman
Amelia Woodbury
Marriage: 2 April 1925

Spouse and Children

2 April 1925
Nevada, 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 · Utah's First National Monument

Age 6

Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.
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

English: habitational name from any of various places, notably in Devon, called Woodbury, from Old English wudu ‘wood’ + byrig, dative of burh ‘fortified place’, or from either of two places called Woodborough, in Nottinghamshire and Wiltshire. The Nottinghamshire place name is from Old English wudu + burh, while Woodborough in Wiltshire is named with the same first element + Old English beorg ‘hill’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amelia W Huntsman in household of James W Huntsman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Amelia Woodbury in household of Abram U Woodbury, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Amelia Woodbury in household of Abram Woodbury, "United States Census, 1920"

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