This Day In Our Family History

1884 John Andersson, age 26, and Hannah Nelson, age 23, were married in Efveröd, Kristianstad, Sweden 1909 Shedrick McCune Lunt, age 8, was baptized and confirmed  a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 1983 Dorothy Snader was buried at Rosedale Memorial Garden, which is located at 10350 Iowa Avenue in […]

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1848 Philenda Amanda Sperry was born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States to Charles Sperry. age 19, and Emily Louisa Miller, 21. She was the 1st of 11 children, and the 1st of 7 daughters, born to the couple 1910 Theodore Crawforth Carter, age 24, and Lillian May Sperry, age 22, completed […]

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1869  Shedrick James Lunt was born in the covenant in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States to Alfred Lunt, age 24, and Priscilla Pitt, age 23. He was the 2nd of 5 children, and the 1st of 4 sons, born to the couple Happy Anniversary!  Alfred Russell Archibald and Lillian Lorraine Smith

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History: David William Rowley

1978 — We had been having quite mild weather in Mountain Home and we were busy and happy. We heard from Grant (Grant Alcorn Rowley) that they were going to be in Utah in the first part of March. They had adopted a son, Richard K., the summer of 1977. Of course we wanted to […]

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History: David William Rowley

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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I had some misgivings, but I finally set up a date for my knee operation and it was performed on the 9 December 1975. I seemed to have many complications from it. I couldn’t get the leg to bend or straighten it out as it should . I had a great many painful therapy sessions. […]

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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

They (Donald Eugene Smith and Grace Harriet Rowley) settled into their new home and it was good to have them there. They invited us over for Easter Sunday and a lovely dinner. I (David William Rowley) always tried to keep things in repair for Grace as much as possible. I also tried to help her […]

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History: David William Rowley

Next, many miles across the desert we found a little mining town called Pioche, Nevada. We were made so welcome; we were fed, sheltered and loved by my cousin Sadie Donehue (Sadie Butson). She is the daughter of May Paul Butson (Lavina May Paul). She told us that she thought her mother’s (Harriet May) people […]

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History: David William Rowley

About this time Grace (Grace Harriet Rowley) and Don (Donald Eugene Smith) came by on their way from California to Georgia. They were anxious to meet my new wife. I (David William Rowley) could see right away that Grace and Estella (Estella Cordelia Tidwell) like each other. It was good to see the children (Cheryl […]

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