Dewey Cresswell Pugsley Jr

7 September 1920–22 August 1988 (Age 67)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Dewey Cresswell

When Dewey Cresswell Pugsley Jr was born on 7 September 1920, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Dewey Cresswell Pugsley, was 22 and his mother, Maxia Catherine Brown, was 21. He married Barbara Jeanne Duffin on 23 December 1943, in Klamath Falls, Klamath, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 22 August 1988, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dewey Cresswell Pugsley Jr
1920–1988
Barbara Jeanne Duffin
1922–2012
Marriage: 23 December 1943
Robert Dewey Pugsley
1948–2012

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1943
Klamath Falls, Klamath, Oregon, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.

Age 3

President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.
1941

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): habitational name from a place so called in Warkleigh, Devon.

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

Sources (3)

  • Dewey C Pugsley in household of Dewey C Pugsley, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Dewey C Pugsley in household of Dewey C Pugsley, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Dewey C Pugsley in household of Dewey C Pugsley, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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