Ramon Frederick Silcox Sr

29 February 1928–7 January 1979 (Age 50)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Ramon Frederick

When Ramon Frederick Silcox Sr was born on 29 February 1928, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Charles Barnard Silcox, was 22 and his mother, Gwendolyn Mercy Simmons, was 19. He married Lillian Magdalena Van Beekum on 11 June 1945. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 3, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 7 January 1979, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

Ramon Frederick Silcox Sr
1928–1979
Lillian Magdalena Van Beekum
1926–2015
Marriage: 11 June 1945
Ramon Fredrick Silcox Jr
1946–2015

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 June 1945
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1929

Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931 · The Hogle Zoo

Age 3

Being supported through Salt Lake City taxes, Hogle Zoo has been at its present location at the mouth of Emigration Canyon since 1931 on land donated by Mr. and Mrs. James A. Hogle. In 1936, the zoo purchased Princess Alice, an elephant, from a traveling circus. She gave birth to the first elephant born in Utah. His name was Prince Utah and he died at eleven months old. Current exhibits include various birds, mammals, and reptiles from around the world.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 14

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Sill .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ramon Frederick Silcox, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Raymon Frederick Silcox in household of Charles Barnard Silcox, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ramon Frederick Silcox, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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