Wesley Leon Johnson

24 May 1918–11 February 1963 (Age 44)
Park City, Summit, Utah, United States

The Life of Wesley Leon

When Wesley Leon Johnson was born on 24 May 1918, in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States, his father, Ancil Tobias Johnson, was 63 and his mother, Emma Elizabeth Erickson, was 28. He married Jennifer Lee Couch on 11 June 1960, in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States. He lived in Park City Election Precinct, Summit, Utah, United States in 1935. He died on 11 February 1963, in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Wesley Leon Johnson
Jennifer Lee Couch
Marriage: 11 June 1960

Spouse and Children

11 June 1960
Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 3

Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.

Age 13

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

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wesley Leon Johnson in household of Ancil Johnson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Wesley Johnson in household of Emma Johnson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Wesley L Johnson in household of Ancil T Johnson, "United States Census, 1930"

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