Guy Kenneth Stocks

7 October 1923–19 September 2001 (Age 77)
Grand, Utah, United States

The Life of Guy Kenneth

When Guy Kenneth Stocks was born on 7 October 1923, in Grand, Utah, United States, his father, James Murry Stocks, was 33 and his mother, Delilah Dalton, was 38. He lived in Election Precinct 1 East Moab, Grand, Utah, United States in 1940 and Layton, Davis, Utah, United States in 1998. He died on 19 September 2001, in Missoula, Montana, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Missoula, Missoula, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Murry Stocks
1890–1953
Delilah Dalton
1885–1956
James Ellis Stocks
1914–1975
Leland Lyle Stocks
1915–1993
Daniel Murray Stocks
1917–1991
John Miltin Stocks
1919–1936
Leda Stocks
1921–1921
Guy Kenneth Stocks
1923–2001
Donald Junior Stocks
1926–1930
Bethale Stocks
1935–

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1927 · Land Covered in Dinosaur Fossils

Age 4

The quarry was originally found by sheepherders and cattlemen as they drove their animals through the area. The Department of Geology at the University of Utah soon visited the area and found 800 fossils of a variety of Dinosaurs from the Jurassic Era. Because of the proximity of the site to Cleveland, Utah, and because most of the expeditions were financed by Malcolm Lloyd, the site was later known as the Cleveland-Lloyd Quarry. In later years, Princeton college spent three summers at the site. They collected a total of 1,200 bones, part of which were sent back to the school and mounted to complete a full skeleton of an Allosaurus, Utah’s State Fossil. Over the years, excavations led to the collection of more than 12,000 fossils from the quarry. It was designated as a National Natural Landmark in 1965.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 21

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: variant of Stock .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Guy  Kenneth Stocks in household of James Murry Stocks, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Guy Stocks in household of James M Stocks, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Guy Stocks in household of James Stocks, "United States Census, 1930"

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