Elvira Irene Greenhalgh

3 November 1891–13 June 1981 (Age 89)
Spring Lake, Utah, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Elvira Irene

When Elvira Irene Greenhalgh was born on 3 November 1891, in Spring Lake, Utah, Utah Territory, United States, her father, James Henry Greenhalgh, was 24 and her mother, Mary Ellen Kay, was 19. She married George Nephi Finch on 12 September 1912, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Utah, Utah, United States in 1935 and Eureka Election Precinct, Juab, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 13 June 1981, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Goshen Cemetery, Goshen, Utah, Utah, United States.

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George Nephi Finch
Elvira Irene Greenhalgh
Marriage: 12 September 1912
George Paul Finch

Spouse and Children

12 September 1912
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907 · Nebo Stake Tabernacle Is Dedicated

Age 16

The Nebo Stake Tabernacle was dedicated in November 1907 by President Joseph F. Smith. The Nebo Stake Tabernacle replaced the Payson Tabernacle which burned in 1904. The building had a beautiful arched interior ceiling and light flooded the room through its many windows.
1915 · Dinosaur National Monument

Age 24

Dinosaur National Monument is a park that contains over 800 paleontological sites and fossils. It was declared a National Monument on October 4, 1915.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from either of two places in Lancashire called Greenhalgh, from Old English grēne ‘green’ + holh ‘hollow’. Compare Greener .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elvera Irene Greenhalgh Finch in household of George Nephi Finch, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Irena Finch, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Irene Greenhalgh in household of James H Greenhalgh, "United States Census, 1910"

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