Glendale Downs

28 January 1931–8 November 1994 (Age 63)
Kokomo, Howard, Indiana, United States

The Life of Glendale

Glendale Downs was born on 28 January 1931, in Kokomo, Howard, Indiana, United States. He married Julia Grace Tarkington about 1953. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 8 November 1994, in his hometown, at the age of 63, and was buried in Crown Point Cemetery, Kokomo, Howard, Indiana, United States.

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Glendale Downs
Julia Grace Tarkington
Marriage: about 1953
Glenda Sue Downs

Spouse and Children


    Julia Grace Tarkington


about 1953


World Events (8)


Age 1

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Age 1

Los Angeles, California, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 17

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

English:1. patronymic from a variant of Dunn 2. 2. variant (plural) of Down .

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

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Story Highlight

Obit-DOWNS, Julia Grace (Tarkington) (1934-2015)

Julia “Judy” Grace Downs, 80, of Kokomo, passed away at 8:49 AM Tuesday August 4, 2015 at Community Howard Regional Health. Born August 19, 1934 in New Castle, Indiana she was the daughter of the late …

Sources (3)

  • Glendale Downs, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Glendale Downs, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Glendale Downs in entry for Glenda Sue Downs, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"

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