Leland Heywood

17 April 1892–6 December 1976 (Age 84)
Alpine, Apache, Arizona, United States

The Life Summary of Leland

When Leland Heywood was born on 17 April 1892, in Alpine, Apache, Arizona, United States, his father, Joseph Neal Heywood Sr, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Francelle Coleman, was 32. He married Margaret Eleanor Smurthwaite on 18 August 1921, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Graham, Arizona, United States in 1900 and World in 1935. In 1928, at the age of 78, his occupation is listed as dentist in Holbrook, Navajo, Arizona, United States. He died on 6 December 1976, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in City of Mesa Cemetery, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leland Heywood
Margaret Eleanor Smurthwaite
Marriage: 18 August 1921
Margaret Josephine Heywood
Alfred Leland Heywood

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 August 1921Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1894 · The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed.
    Age 2
    The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed. - A precursor society to FamilySearch, the GSU was organized on November 13,1894, in the Church Historian's Office of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 4
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 24
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Haywood .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Leland Heywood

    This account of Leland Heywood was written by my Aunt Barbara Heywood Price in 1992. When Leland was in his twenties, he was called to go on a mission to Hawaii. He had been working to earn money t …

    Sources (49)

    • Leland Haywood in entry for Haywood, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
    • Leland Haywood, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • 1921, 18 August, Leland Heywood, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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