Jay Ralph Worthington

28 November 1935–15 October 2011 (Age 75)
Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States

The Life of Jay Ralph

When Jay Ralph Worthington was born on 28 November 1935, in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States, his father, Charles Homer Worthington, was 50 and his mother, Anna Charlotte Bolinder, was 42. He lived in World for about 15 years. He died on 15 October 2011, in Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Grantsville City Cemetery, Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Homer Worthington
1885–1972
Anna Charlotte Bolinder
1893–1975
Charles Ivan Worthington
1917–1970
Don Clifton Worthington
1922–2005
Marjorie LaRae Worthington
1924–2018
Jay Ralph Worthington
1935–2011

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World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1945 · George Albert Smith becomes the Prophet

Age 10

After the death of Heber J. Grant, George Albert Smith became the 8th Prophet of this dispensation.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 20

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Lancashire and Leicestershire named Worthington; both may have originally been named in Old English as Wurðingtūn ‘settlement (Old English tūn) associated with Wurð’, but it is also possible that the first element was Old English worðign, a derivative of worð ‘enclosure’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jay Ralph Worthington in household of Charles Homer Worthington, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Jay Ralph Worthington in household of Charles Homer Worthington, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Jay Ralph Worthington in household of Charles Homer Worthington, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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