Florence Peay (Grange)

15 Nov 1907 - 7 Nov 1979

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Florence Peay (Grange)

15 Nov 1907 - 7 Nov 1979
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Leasil Samuel Grange married Crilla Taylor they had two daughters, Florence and Crilla. newspaper article Emery County Progress 1909 - Jan. – 06 Mr. and Mrs. Leasil S. Grange have a new baby also on the same day, an operation was necessary later, to save the mothers life and Dr. Ferguson of Castle

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Florence Peay (Grange)

Married: 7 Dec 1963

Provo City Cemetery

610 S State St
Provo, Utah, Utah
United States

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Father Elwin Edward
Mother Florence Grange


June 6, 2011


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Leasil S. Grange

Contributor: dvdmovieking Created: 2 years ago Updated: 2 years ago

Leasil Samuel Grange married Crilla Taylor they had two daughters, Florence and Crilla. newspaper article Emery County Progress 1909 - Jan. – 06 Mr. and Mrs. Leasil S. Grange have a new baby also on the same day, an operation was necessary later, to save the mothers life and Dr. Ferguson of Castledale was called to perform this today (Friday) Emery County Progress 1909 - Jan - 23 Mrs. Crilla Grange wife of Leasil Grange Died on Monday morning at 3 o’clock. She gave birth to a child a few days previous and for some cause she did not improve and finally blood poisoning caused her death. The funeral services were held in the meeting house conducted by Bishop Nelson. The speakers were patriarch Charles Pulsipher, Elder E.J. Grange and ex bishop J. W. Nixion. No better words need be said of anyone than each and all said of her. A large procession followed the body to the cemetery she left two small children a husband and parents and a host of friends to morn her loss. Leasil and Crilla’s two girls were raised by their paternal grandparents Clara and Samuel Grange. Leasil married a second time in 1914 to Corean Cornelia Gordon they had nine children.

Life timeline of Florence Peay (Grange)

Florence Peay (Grange) was born on 15 Nov 1907
Florence Peay (Grange) was 4 years old when The British passenger liner RMS Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic at 2:20 a.m., two hours and forty minutes after hitting an iceberg. Only 710 of 2,227 passengers and crew on board survive. RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early hours of 15 April 1912, after colliding with an iceberg during its maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City. There were an estimated 2,224 passengers and crew aboard, and more than 1,500 died, making it one of the deadliest commercial peacetime maritime disasters in modern history. RMS Titanic was the largest ship afloat at the time it entered service and was the second of three Olympic-class ocean liners operated by the White Star Line. It was built by the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast. Thomas Andrews, her architect, died in the disaster.
Florence Peay (Grange) was 22 years old when The New York Stock Exchange crashes in what will be called the Crash of '29 or "Black Tuesday", ending the Great Bull Market of the 1920s and beginning the Great Depression. The New York Stock Exchange, is an American stock exchange located at 11 Wall Street, Lower Manhattan, New York City, New York. It is by far the world's largest stock exchange by market capitalization of its listed companies at US$21.3 trillion as of June 2017. The average daily trading value was approximately US$169 billion in 2013. The NYSE trading floor is located at 11 Wall Street and is composed of 21 rooms used for the facilitation of trading. A fifth trading room, located at 30 Broad Street, was closed in February 2007. The main building and the 11 Wall Street building were designated National Historic Landmarks in 1978.
Florence Peay (Grange) was 23 years old when Great Depression: In a State of the Union message, U.S. President Herbert Hoover proposes a $150 million (equivalent to $2,197,000,000 in 2017) public works program to help generate jobs and stimulate the economy. The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States. The timing of the Great Depression varied across nations; in most countries it started in 1929 and lasted until the late-1930s. It was the longest, deepest, and most widespread depression of the 20th century. In the 21st century, the Great Depression is commonly used as an example of how far the world's economy can decline.
Florence Peay (Grange) was 38 years old when World War II: Hiroshima, Japan is devastated when the atomic bomb "Little Boy" is dropped by the United States B-29 Enola Gay. Around 70,000 people are killed instantly, and some tens of thousands die in subsequent years from burns and radiation poisoning. World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier. The vast majority of the world's countries—including all of the great powers—eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most global war in history; it directly involved more than 100 million people from over 30 countries. In a state of total war, the major participants threw their entire economic, industrial, and scientific capabilities behind the war effort, blurring the distinction between civilian and military resources. World War II was the deadliest conflict in human history, marked by 50 to 85 million fatalities, most of whom were civilians in the Soviet Union and China. It included massacres, the genocide of the Holocaust, strategic bombing, premeditated death from starvation and disease and the only use of nuclear weapons in war.
Florence Peay (Grange) was 50 years old when Space Race: Launch of Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite to orbit the Earth. The Space Race refers to the 20th-century competition between two Cold War rivals, the Soviet Union (USSR) and the United States (US), for dominance in spaceflight capability. It had its origins in the missile-based nuclear arms race between the two nations that occurred following World War II, aided by captured German missile technology and personnel from the Aggregat program. The technological superiority required for such dominance was seen as necessary for national security, and symbolic of ideological superiority. The Space Race spawned pioneering efforts to launch artificial satellites, uncrewed space probes of the Moon, Venus, and Mars, and human spaceflight in low Earth orbit and to the Moon.
Florence Peay (Grange) was 56 years old when John F. Kennedy was assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas; hours later, Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in aboard Air Force One as the 36th President of the United States. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. He served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his presidency dealt with managing relations with the Soviet Union. As a member of the Democratic Party, Kennedy represented the state of Massachusetts in the United States House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate prior to becoming president.
Florence Peay (Grange) died on 7 Nov 1979 at the age of 72
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