Helen Louise Troxel

7 November 1930–18 October 1990 (Age 59)
Goff, Nemaha, Kansas, United States

The Life of Helen Louise

When Helen Louise Troxel was born on 7 November 1930, in Goff, Nemaha, Kansas, United States, her father, Clarence Floyd Troxel, was 22 and her mother, Dorothy May Reece, was 18. She married Walter Clarence Moore on 14 March 1945, in Klamath, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Rural, Chase, Kansas, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 6, Deschutes, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 18 October 1990, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Pilot Butte Cemetery, Deschutes, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Clarence Moore
Helen Louise Troxel
Marriage: 14 March 1945
Karen Louise Moore
James Edward Moore

Spouse and Children

    Walter Clarence Moore



14 March 1945
Klamath, Oregon, United States



    James Edward Moore


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1932 · The Youngest Federal Judge in US History

Age 2

David R. Daines, a native of Logan, was appointed as a federal judge in 1961 at the age of 23. He became the youngest federal judge in U.S. history. After his time as a judge, he continued practicing law in Logan for more than 60 years.
1946 · The Logan-Cache Airport

Age 16

The first airline out of Logan was Western Airlines which helped connect Logan to the Western United States. It was used as the headquarters for Transwestern Airlines in 1976 and was given to the city to run in 1992. It is the Focus city for Gem Air, Ameriflight, UPS, FedEx, and other privately-owned fights.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Traxel .

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

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Troxel Coat of Arms

TROXELL VARIATIONS: Tornarius, Trexel, Trexell, Troxel, Troxell, Troxelle, Truhsaess, Trutzschel, Trutzel, etc.. TROXELL SURNAME: This German surname of TROXELL was an occupational name for one who fa …

Sources (3)

  • Helen Louise Troxel Torkeslon in household of Vesper Carl Torkeslon, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Helen Troxel in household of Clarence Troxel, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Helen L. Torkelson, "BillionGraves Index"

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