History: David William Rowley

We made a trip or two to the Idaho Falls Temple with our Bishop before the year was over and we spent two weeks in October up at our mountain retreat in Oregon. I worked hard putting skirting in the trailer. The weather was perfect and we enjoyed being there. It seemed like 1974 went […]

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We had been wanting to get back up to our mountain retreat in Oregon and we thought this might be an interesting experience for the boys (Myron Dwain and Mark Ammon Judkins) so we took them with us. We stopped in Baker, Oregon for some refreshments and to get supplies from the store. We didn’t […]

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We were taking care of Margene (Margene Judkins) during July 1970 while the rest of the family (Marjorie Ann Rowley and Dwain Eugene, David Lenn, Deon Eugene, Dwana Kay, Myraon Dwain, Mark Ammon and Darrell Wayne Judkins) went to Montana to attend the Alcorn reunion. One day Estella (Estella Cordelia Tidwell) thought Rusty was with […]

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It was so nice to live just up the street from Dwain (Dwain Eugene Judkins) and Marge (Marjorie Ann Rowley) and their children (David Lenn, Deon Eugene, Dwana Kay, Myron Dwain, Mark Ammon, Darrell Wayne and Margene Judkins). Dwain and I (David William Rowley) have always had a mutual admiration for each other and we […]

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We decided to go to Idaho for Mother’s day that year. It was the first time I (David William Rowley) had been in New Plymouth and I was quite impressed with the little town and with Treasure Valley. Virginia (Virginia Fern Johnson) wanted us to sleep in her bedroom, but we ate most of our […]

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I (David William Rowley) was still working for the Davis County School District. They had moved their shops from Farmington to Kaysville. The head of the carpenter shops was Claud Moore, my old friend from California. Estella (Estella Cordelia Tidwell) and I visited them once in a while. Harold (Harold Norman Johnson) brought his family […]

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History: David William Rowley

This year of 1966 started off with a bang. On 23 January 1966 Clayton (Clayton Alcorn Rowley) and Jana (Janevie Clegg) added a little girl to their family. Charrielynn was the name she was given and she brightened that home considerably. Then in March, Marge (Marjorie Ann Judkins) and Dwain (Dwain Eugene Judkins) added another […]

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History: David William Rowley

On our first anniversary we had been in Salt Lake and I (David William Rowley) had planned to take my wife (Estella Cordelia Tidwell) out to dinner, but when we got home we found Leonard (Lenard Clark Alcorn), Lillian’s (Lillian Alcorn) brother, had dropped in for a visit. Oh yes, the first year we were […]

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I (David William Rowley) took Sister Johnson (Estella Cordelia Tidwell), as I was still calling her, down to Margie’s (Marjorie Ann Rowley) for Sunday dinner and to introduce Stella to them. Stella liked them very much. After this we saw each other every night for a week. Then I asked her to marry me and […]

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History: David William Rowley

It wasn’t long until I (David William Rowley) was sent to work out at Dugway, near Tooele, Utah. I could only come home on weekends. Then it seemed like I spent all my time trying to clean up the house and fix something decent to eat. The boys (Clayton Alcorn and Grant Alcorn Rowley) were […]

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