Sidney Leroy Billingsley

28 September 1906–4 May 1977 (Age 70)
Caldwell, Cardston, Alberta, Canada

The Life Summary of Sidney Leroy

When Sidney Leroy Billingsley was born on 28 September 1906, in Caldwell, Cardston, Alberta, Canada, his father, James Moroni Billingsley, was 40 and his mother, Minerva Carter, was 38. He married Vivian Lavern Jensen on 16 January 1929, in Cardston, Cardston, Alberta, Canada. He lived in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States in 1935 and Kalispell Township, Flathead, Montana, United States in 1940. He died on 4 May 1977, in Corvallis, Benton, Oregon, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Missoula, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sidney Leroy Billingsley
1906–1977
Vivian Lavern Jensen
1906–1991
Marriage: 16 January 1929

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 January 1929Cardston, Alberta, Canada
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1907 · Not for profit elections
    Age 1
    The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
    1908 · Utah's First National Monument
    Age 2
    Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.
    1927
    Age 21
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English (West Midlands): habitational name from a place in Shropshire named Billingsley, from Old English Billingeslēah ‘clearing (Old English lēah) near a sword-shaped hill’ (billing). See Bill 2.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Billingslea
    Bill
    Billingsly

    Sources (11)

    • Sidney Laroy Billingsley, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Sidney Laroy Billingsley, "Montana, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"
    • Sidney Ler Billingsley, "Oregon Death Index, 1971-2008"

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