Sylvan George Wanlass

17 August 1899–26 April 1996 (Age 96)
Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Sylvan George

When Sylvan George Wanlass was born on 17 August 1899, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Wanlass, was 32 and his mother, Rachel Kirkham, was 24. He married Phyllis Cravens on 18 May 1921, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Utah, United States in 1899 and Lehi Ward 3, Utah, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 26 April 1996, in El Monte, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sylvan George Wanlass
1899–1996
Phyllis Cravens
1898–1974
Marriage: 18 May 1921
Sylvan Dean Wanlass
1923–2003
Cravens Lamar Wanlass
1925–2015
Leslie Kent Wanlass
1929–2001

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 May 1921
St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · A City Pavillion Is Built

Age 1

The city of Lehi purchased property from John Beck in July 1900 for a city pavillion. Hundreds of volunteers cleared the ground and built a dance floor. The following month, volunteers used planking to cover the rough paneling that was originally laid. The Grand Sugar Ball was held on January 1, 1901. 
1927

Age 28

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Wanless .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sylvan G Wanlass in household of Joseph Wanlass, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Sylvan G Wanlass in household of Joseph Wanlass, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Sylvan George Wanlass, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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