Violet Virginia Andersen

25 February 1923–1 April 2015 (Age 92)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Violet Virginia

When Violet Virginia Andersen was born on 25 February 1923, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Anton Kristian Andersen, was 36 and her mother, Hildur Elizabeth Erickson, was 28. She married Douglas Gerald Newton on 24 October 1940, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 1 April 2015, in her hometown, at the age of 92, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, East Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Douglas Gerald Newton
1918–1988
Violet Virginia Andersen
1923–2015
Marriage: 24 October 1940
Jeri Lynne Newton
1944–2010
Jill Lynette Newton
1955–2007

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 October 1940
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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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.
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

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Virginia Andersen Newton in entry for Jeri Lynne Newton Tiffany Bowman, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Virginia Newton in entry for Jill Lynette Leatham, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Virginia Newton in entry for Jill Lynette Leatham, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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