George Leroy Luke

3 November 1881–8 September 1963 (Age 81)
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of George Leroy

When George Leroy Luke was born on 3 November 1881, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, William Haydock Luke, was 23 and his mother, Anna Martina Ottosen, was 19. He married Adella Connell on 29 June 1904, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Southeast Moscow Election Precinct, Latah, Idaho, United States in 1940 and World for about 10 years. He died on 8 September 1963, in Twin Falls, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Twin Falls, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Leroy Luke
1881–1963
Adella Connell
1881–1959
Marriage: 29 June 1904
Revoe Luke
1905–1905
Clare Luke
1906–1908
Connell Leroy Luke
1907–1989
Irene Luke
1909–2004
Harvard Chester Luke
1912–1968
Helen Luke
1917–2017
Charles Wendell Luke
1923–2018

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 June 1904
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1894 · The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed.

Age 13

The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed. - A precursor society to FamilySearch, the GSU was organized on November 13,1894, in the Church Historian's Office of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 22

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a derivative of Lucas . This was (and is) the common vernacular form of the name, being the one by which the author of the fourth Gospel is known in English.2 English: habitational name for someone from Liège in Belgium (Dutch Luik).3 North German (Lüke): from a short form of Lüdeke; Luedecke .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George L Luke, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • George Leroy Luke, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • George Leroy Luke, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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