Margie Carol Richards

25 December 1919–6 August 2008 (Age 88)
Spring Canyon, Carbon, Utah, United States

The Life of Margie Carol

When Margie Carol Richards was born on 25 December 1919, in Spring Canyon, Carbon, Utah, United States, her father, Daniel David Richards, was 28 and her mother, Violet Rosquist, was 26. She married Lindsay Worden Wilbur on 14 August 1941, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States. She lived in Storrs, Carbon, Utah, United States in 1920 and Ogden City Legislative District 3, Ogden City Election Precinct, Weber, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 6 August 2008, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Washington Heights Memorial Park, South Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Lawrence Ray Pilcher
Margie Carol Richards
Marriage: 1949
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Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1920 · Farr Better Ice Cream

Age 1

The Farr Better Ice Cream Shop started as an ice harvesting business and became the first ice plant in a five state area. In March 1929 the ice plant started making its first ice cream with the original three flavors. The ice cream shop is one of the oldest continually operating ice cream shops in America.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 25

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from the personal name Richard . Richards is a frequent name in Wales.

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

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Daniel Richards

RICHARDS FAMILY HISTORY WRITTEN BY ANNETTE RICHARDS - 1991 Daniel Richards Fighter & Fisherman Winter Quarters conjures up in one’s mind, an area where the early pioneers settled in Iowa just afte …

Sources (3)

  • Margie Carol Richards Pilcher, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Margie Richard Pilcher, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Margie Carol Richards Pilcher in household of Lawrence Ray Pilcher, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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