Paul McKnight

18 September 1905–22 March 1962 (Age 56)
Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States

The Life of Paul

When Paul McKnight was born on 18 September 1905, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, his father, Robert McKnight, was 47 and his mother, Alma Fredrica Johnson, was 41. He married Deon Smith on 16 January 1936, in Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Heber Election Precinct, Wasatch, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 22 March 1962, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Paul McKnight
1905–1962
Deon Smith
1914–1997
Marriage: 16 January 1936
Annette McKnight
1939–2001

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 January 1936
Utah, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot

Age 3

Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 18

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. (Ulster) Anglicized form of Scottish Mac Neachtain , which is usually Anglicized as McNaughton . 2. part translation of Gaelic Mac an Ridire ‘son of the horseman (Gaelic ridire)’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Paul McKnight in household of Emiliga Johnsons McKnight, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Paul McKnight, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Paul Mcknight in household of Robert Mcknight, "United States Census, 1920"

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