Samuel Arthur Worthen

14 February 1887–2 April 1966 (Age 79)
Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States

The Life of Samuel Arthur

When Samuel Arthur Worthen was born on 14 February 1887, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States, his father, James Albert Worthen, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ann Lee, was 25. He married Mary Alice Cameron on 22 May 1907, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Cannonville, Garfield, Utah, United States in 1900 and Panguitch Election Precinct, Garfield, Utah, United States for about 5 years. His occupation is listed as farmer/landowner self employed in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States. He died on 2 April 1966, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Arthur Worthen
1887–1966
Mary Alice Cameron
1887–1966
Marriage: 22 May 1907
Arthur Cameron Worthen
1908–1978
Douglas C. Worthen
1913–1999
David Vee Worthen
1915–2011
Vera Worthen
1917–1934
Fay Worthen
1919–2000
Keith James Worthen
1921–2006
Beth Worthen
1930–2018

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 May 1907
Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 9

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 21

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Worthen in Shropshire or Worthing in Norfolk, both named from Old English worðign ‘the enclosure’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel Arthur Worthen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Samuel Arthur Worthen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Samuel Arthur Worthen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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