Betty Jean Robb

26 March 1933–4 April 2010 (Age 77)
Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States

The Life of Betty Jean

When Betty Jean Robb was born on 26 March 1933, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, her father, Nephi Clark Robb, was 21 and her mother, Nina Lang, was 18. She married Bud Decker Orton on 1 October 1949, in Paragonah, Iron, Utah, United States. She lived in Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States for about 2 years. She died on 4 April 2010, in Iron, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Parowan City Cemetery, Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bud Decker Orton
1929–2019
Betty Jean Robb
1933–2010
Marriage: 1 October 1949

Spouse and Children

    Bud Decker Orton

    Male1929–2019Male

    Female1933–2010Female

MARRIAGE
1 October 1949
Paragonah, Iron, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1938 · The DI is Opened To The Public

Age 5

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.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 22

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: from a short form of the personal name Robert .

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

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Story Highlight

Betty Jean Robb Orton

Betty Jean Robb Orton By Ann Gurr, with assistance from Leslie Northington and Laurel Neil Our mother was born on March 26, 1933 at 8:15 a.m. in the Old Cedar City Hospital in Cedar City Utah, and wa …

Sources (3)

  • Betty Jean Robb Orton in household of Buddy D. Orton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Betty Jean Robb Orton in household of Buddy D Orton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Betty Jean Robb Orton in household of Buddy D. Orton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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