This Day In Our Family History

1845 Sarah Gibbons was christened when she was 4 weeks 1 day old in Saint Pancras, London, England, United Kingdom 1913 Paul Evans Grace, age 8, and Eugene Lunt, age 9, were baptized and confirmed members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 1931  Ursal Francis Rowley was born in Zurich, Blaine, […]

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1823 Nils (Neils) Olson was born in Söderto, Lyby, Malmöhus, Sweden to Ola Håkansson, age 38, and Hanna Nilsdotter, age 35. He was the 4th of 7 children, and the 2nd of 4 sons, born to the couple 1944 Hugh Francis Rowley, age 42, and Erma Thornton, age 37, were sealed for time and eternity […]

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1899 Clarissa Lorretta Sperry completed her initiatory and endowment ordinances and the was sealed, by proxy, for time and eternity to Dwight Coridon Sparks, age 44, in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints’ Manti Utah Temple, which is located at 200 East 510 North in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States 1910 Charles […]

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1938 Larry Lunt Gabbitas was born in the covenant in Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States to Porty Lewis Gabbitas, age 32, and Della Lunt, age 30. He was the 3rd of 7 children, and the 2nd of 2 sons, born to the couple 1983 Hugh Francis Rowley died at the age of 81 in Richfield, […]

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History: David William Rowley

Emerson Adis, David William’s brother, died at the age of 70 in Humboldt, California. David William was 76 at the time.  David William’s brother, Hugh Francis died at the age of 81 in Richfield, Utah when David William was 79 years old. On 4 April 1984, when David William was 80, his son, Douglas Alcorn […]

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In March we went on a sad journey to Utah because Erma Rowley (Erma Thornton), my brother’s (Hugh Francis Rowley) wife, died 24 March 1977 in Richfield. There were a lot of relatives there and it was good to see them again. The service was very nice and we stayed for a while to visit […]

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We went to Richfield with Bert (Bert Lund Murphy) and Verda (Verda May Rowley) and Walter (Walter Ilith Rowley) and Lois (Lois Evelyn Chapman) and saw Francis (Hugh Francis Rowley) and Erma (Erma Thornton) in the little house they had bought there. We could see that Opal (Opal Maxine Rowley)  was so glad to have […]

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We had to wait in Sue Saint Marie for quite a while before we could take the bus back to the United States. They had some interesting ship locks there. We also noticed that everyone was smoking, even the children and the grandmothers. This smoking business in the bus depots and buses was the worst […]

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Speaking of family we found out that my nephew, Noland Rowley (Noland Thornton Rowley), was living over in Homedale, Idaho and we went over to see them and they came to see us. When Francis (Hugh Francis Rowley) and Erma (Erma Thornton) came to see them we also got to enjoy a visit for a […]

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History: David William Rowley

Before we came home we went over to Eureka to see Emerson (Emerson Adis Rowley) and Walter (Walter Illith Rowley) and their wives (Sarah Marie Alderson and Lois Evelyn Chapman – respectively). We were treated royally there and really enjoyed our visit with them. It was almost the middle of December when we started home […]

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