Eugene Woodbury Bringhurst

30 October 1918–6 July 1992 (Age 73)
St. George, Washington, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Eugene Woodbury

When Eugene Woodbury Bringhurst was born on 30 October 1918, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, his father, Lorenzo Bringhurst, was 44 and his mother, Nellie Woodbury, was 37. He married Ella Eunice Boyce on 23 December 1941. He died on 6 July 1992, in Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Bellevue Memorial Park, Ontario, San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Eugene Woodbury Bringhurst
Ethel Mae Branson
Marriage: 12 April 1953

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 April 1953Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, 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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
    1928 · Fire in the Temple
    Age 10
    In November of 1928, there was a fire that destroyed the annex of the St. George Temple.
    1938 · The DI is Opened To The Public
    Age 20
    Deseret Industries is a non-profit organization and a division of Welfare Services of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It includes a chain of retail thrift stores and work projects. Many of the items sold are second hand or never used. Such items include furniture, appliances, computers, and clothing. The DI also sells new furniture, much of it received directly from its own manufacturing plant in Salt Lake City. The DI provides job skill training for the physically, emotionally and socially challenged and seeks to place them into private sector employment.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: habitational name from a place in Leicestershire, England, called Bringhurst. This was named in Old English with Brȳninga + hyrst ‘wooded hill’, i.e. ‘wooded hill on lands associated with someone called Brȳni’. This surname is rare in Britain.

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

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    Eugene Woodbury Bringhurst

    Eugene Woodbury Bringhurst 1918–1992 -Born in St George, Washington, Utah 1918 October 30 -Mother Nellie Woodbury -Father Lorenzo Bringhurst -Baptized by Timothy H Palmer 1927 April 25 (Age 8) -Served …

    Sources (15)

    • Eugene Woodbury Bringhurst in household of Nellie Woodbury Bringhurst, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Eugene W Bringhurst, "Nevada County Marriages, 1862-1993"
    • Eugene Woodbury Bringhurst, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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