Rebecca Murphy

7 October 1923–28 December 2014 (Age 91)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Murphy was born on 7 October 1923, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Albert Smith Murphy, was 29 and her mother, Juanita Robison, was 23. She married Garland Hugh Sutton on 7 March 1942, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Long Beach Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 28 December 2014, in Los Alamitos, Orange, California, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Westminster Memorial Park, Westminster, Orange, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Garland Hugh Sutton
1919–2008
Rebecca Murphy
1923–2014
Marriage: 7 March 1942
Garland Hugh Sutton Jr
1943–1977

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 March 1942
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1927

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1928 · The Tower Theater

Age 5

The Tower Theatre is a historic film theater operated by the Salt Lake Film Society. The theater presents independent films and is a venue for the Sundance Film Festival. It also presents classic films on occasional weekends and hosts a movie-rental library for those that want to expand their cinematic knowledge.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 24

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murchadha ‘descendant of Murchadh’, a personal name composed of the elements muir ‘sea’ + cath ‘battle’, i.e. ‘sea-warrior’. This was an important family in Tyrone.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Redecca Sutton in household of Garland Hugh Sutton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Rebeca Murphy in household of Albert S Murphy, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Rebecca Murphy in household of Albert Smith Murphy, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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