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Myrtle Melinda Ferguson

Myrtle Melinda Ferguson

Female 1895 - 1975  (79 years)

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  • Name Myrtle Melinda Ferguson 
    Born 31 Aug 1895  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 25 Jun 1900  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1900

    Utah, Utah, Provo, Enumeration District 164, Sheet 41B, Family #801

    William Ferguson 32. Lizzie 29. He was born Feb 1868; she was born Mar 1871. Children: James B 10 (b Aug 1889); Hazel 8 (b. Sept 1891); Myrtle 5 (b. Aug 1894); Elsie 2 (b. Dec 1897); Orpha 6/12 (b. Nov 1898). They have been married for 11 years; 6 children, 5 living. He owns a far. James is at school. All are born in Utah. His father was born in Pennslvania; his mother in Tennessee. Her parents were born in Utah. (next door to William and Lille M Ferguson; Johnson and Susannah .)  
    Age: 5 
    1900 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
    1900 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
    Confirmation 6 Aug 1904  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Confirmed by Alexander Gillepie 
    Census 26 Apr 1910  Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1910

    Utah, Utah, Pleasant View, Enumeration District 189, Sheets 7A and 8A, Dwelling 200, Family 202

    Frederick Ferguson 42. Elizabeth 39. First marriage for both; married 22 years; 10 children, 7 living. Children: James 20; Hazel 18; Myrtle 14; Elsie 12; Orpha 10; Fred 8; Floyd 6; Forest 2. He was a farmer, working on own account. All could read and write. All were born in Utah. His parents were born in Scotland and England; hers were born in Pennsylvania and Tennessee. (Residing next door to Henry W. and Elizabeth Young; W.W. and Lillie M. Ferguson (brother)) 
    Age: 14 
    1910 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family and W.W. Ferguson Family, Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, USA (part 1 of 2)
    1910 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family and W.W. Ferguson Family, Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, USA (part 1 of 2)
    1910 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family and W.W. Ferguson Family, Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, USA (part 2 of 2)
    1910 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family and W.W. Ferguson Family, Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, USA (part 2 of 2)
    Census 5 Jan 1920  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1920

    Utah, Utah, Provo, 5 Jan 1920, SD 2, ED 209, sheet 3B, 69 West 7th North, Dwelling 52, Family 56

    Weslie Robey, head, 24. Myrtle, wife, 24. Children: Clyde, son 4 2/12; Evva, daughter 2 1/12. He is a printer in a printing company working for wages. They own their home with a mortgage. The parents can read and write; the children cannot. All are born in Utah. Next door to William and Margaret Cookson; Willard H. and Mary H. Booth.  
    Age: 24 
    1920 US Federal Census, Wesley Cunningham Robey Family
    1920 US Federal Census, Wesley Cunningham Robey Family
    Provo, Utah
    Census 8 Apr 1930  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1930

    Utah, Utah, Provo Precinct, Provo City, Enumeration District #25-46, Sheet 6B, 7th North, dwelling 111, family 144

    Wesley C. Robey, head 34. Myrtle, wife, 34. They were both 19 when married. Children: Clyde, son 14; Erva, daughter 12; Merl, daughter 8; Lois Jame, daughter 3y 10mo; Faun, daughter 1y 5mo. They own their own home; valued at $1,000; not a farm; own a radio. He is a pressman working at a printing office for wages. Not a veteran. Lois and Faun cannot read or write. Clyde, Erva, and Merl are attending school. All were born in Utah. His father was born in the US; mother in California. Her parents were born in Utah. Next door to Willard and Mary A. Booth. 
    Age: 34 
    1930 Federal Censusm, Wesley Cunningham and Myrtle Melinda Ferguson Robey
    1930 Federal Censusm, Wesley Cunningham and Myrtle Melinda Ferguson Robey
    Census 17 Apr 1940  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1940

    Utah, Utah, Provo, 17 Apr 1940, Ward 4, Block 115, SD 2, Ed 25-50, sheet 15A, 69W 7th North, dwelling 327, own, valued at $2,200; not a farm. Census information provided by Wesley Robey. At same address in 1935.

    Wesley Robey, head 44. Myrtle, wife 44. Children: Eva, daughter 21; Merle, daughter 18; Lois, daughter 13; Fawn, daughter 11; Ned, son 9. All the children are attending school. Highest grade level attained: Wesley 6; Myrtle 8; Eva H-4; Merle H-3; Lois 8; Fawn 4; Ned 3. Wesley was employed as a police officer by the city for wages; working 48 hours per week. Income of $1,620 per year; is a veteran. Eva is employed as a home maid for wages; income of $140 per year; working 48 hours per week. All were born in Utah. Next door to Williard and Mary Booth.

    Note: Faun transcribed as Fawn.  
    Age: 44 
    Residence 1973  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1973 Utah Directories, Provo-Orem
    Mountain State Telephone and Telegraph Company
    Myrtle Robey, 69 W 700 N, Provo
    Wesley Robey, 333 E 500 S, Provo 
    1973 Utah Directories, Provo-Orem
    1973 Utah Directories, Provo-Orem
    Died 26 Jul 1975  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Agency: Utah Valey Hospital, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA 
    Cause: Cancer of liver, stomach, pancreas 
    Obituary Aft 26 Jul 1975  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Myrtle Melinda Ferguson Robey, 79, of 69 West 700 N., Provo, died Saturday, July 26, 1975 in Utah Valley Hospital after a short illness. She was born Aug. 31, 1895 in Provo, a daughter of Frederick and Elizabeth Baum Ferguson. She married Wesley C. Robey on Jan. 20,1915 in Provo,. She was educated in Provo schools and has lived in Provo all of her life. She was a practical nurse and had worked for the government during World War 11, and has worked as a practical nurse in different capacities throughout her life. She was a member of the LDS Church and served as a school teacher and as a Relief Society visiting teacher. She was a member of the DUP, Camp Edgemont, and was a member of the Provo Senior Citizens

    Survivors include a son and four daughters, Ned Robey and Mrs. Ellis (Merle Nielsen, both of Provo, Mrs. Lois Langsdorf, Wisconsin, Mrs. Lester (Faun) Sorenson, Dillon, Mont., and Mrs. Roy (Eva) Healy, Orem; 18 grandchildren and 46 great grandchildren a brother and two sisters, Mrs. Elsie Campbell and Fred W. Ferguson both of Provo, and Orpha Ferguson, Portland, Ore. Funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the Walker Mortuary Chapel, Provo. Friends may call at the mortuary Tuesday from 6 to 8 p m. and Wednesday prior to services. Burial will be in Provo City Cemetery  
    Myrtle Ferguson Robey Obituary
    Myrtle Ferguson Robey Obituary
    Death Certificate 30 Jul 1975  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death Certificate not available 
    Buried 30 Jul 1975  Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Myrtle Melinda FERGUSON
    Myrtle Melinda FERGUSON
    Block 6, Lot 128
    Myrtle Melinda Ferguson Robey (1895 - 1975) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Myrtle Melinda Ferguson Robey (1895 - 1975) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Person ID I103  clanSoren | I103-Ferguson, FRS101
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2014 

    Father Ancestors Frederick Ferguson,   b. 21 Feb 1868, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jan 1946, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Elizabeth Agnes Baum,   b. 4 Mar 1871, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1953, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 17 Dec 1888  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Marriage License for Frederick Ferguson and Elizabeth Baum, 17 December 1888, Provo, Utah, Utah
    Marriage License for Frederick Ferguson and Elizabeth Baum, 17 December 1888, Provo, Utah, Utah
    Photos 2 photos
    Family ID F227  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Wesley Cunningham Robey Married: 3x3x ,   b. 15 Jun 1895, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1976, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 27 Jan 1915  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 1944  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorce Asked, Wesley Cunningham Robey and Myrtle Ferguson Robey
    Divorce Asked, Wesley Cunningham Robey and Myrtle Ferguson Robey
    Family Record Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family Record for:
    Wesley Cunningham Robey
    Myrtle Melinda Ferguson
    Clyde Ferguson Robey
    Evva Robey
    Merl Robey
    Lois June Robey
    Faun Robey
    Theo Ned Robey
    Rhea Robey

    Prepared by Myrtle Melinda Ferguson Robey
     
    LDS Family Record, Myrtle Melinda Ferguson Robey
    LDS Family Record, Myrtle Melinda Ferguson Robey
    Page 25, Wesley Cunningham Robey and Myrtle Melinda Robey and family.
    Family Record Sheet
    Family Record Sheet
    Prepared by Myrtle Melinda Ferguson Robey
    Children 
    +01. Clyde Ferguson Robey,   b. 07 Oct 1915, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1935, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    +02. Evva Robey,   b. 28 Nov 1917, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 2003, American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +03. Merle Robey,   b. 14 Feb 1922, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 2004, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +04. Lois June Robey Married: 2x2x ,   b. 14 Jun 1926, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 2001, Layton, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +05. Faun Robey Married: 2x2x ,   b. 03 Dec 1928, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 2006, Emerson, Bartow, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +06. Theo Ned Robey Married: 3x3x ,   b. 17 Aug 1930, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 2006, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     07. Rhea Robey,   b. 25 May 1934, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1934, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Documents
    Wedding Announcement
    Wedding Announcement
    Westley Cunningham Robey and Myrtle Melinda Robey, dated 27 January 1915
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2012 
    Family ID F38  Group Sheet

  • Photos 5 photos

  • Sources 
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    2. [S78] Personal Collection of Faun Robey Sorenson, Multiple entries, LDS Family And Individual Record (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S98] 1910 United States Federal Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.), Year: 1910; Census Place: Pleasant View, Utah, Utah; Roll: T624_1609; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 189 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S82] 1920 United States Federal Census, Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.), Year: 1920;Census Place: Provo Ward 5, Utah, Utah; Roll: T625_1868; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 209 (Reliability: 3), 5 Jan 1920.

    5. [S99] 1930 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls., (Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002), Provo, Utah, Utah; Roll: 2423; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 46 (Reliability: 3).

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    7. [S78] Personal Collection of Faun Robey Sorenson, Multiple entries, LDS Family And Individual Record, Original Newspaper Clipping, Obituary for Myrtle F. Robey, undated (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S61] Utah State History Cemetery Burials Database, (http://cemeteries.utah.gov/burials/execute/searchburials) (Reliability: 3).

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      Name: Miss Elizabeth Baum
      Gender: Female
      Birth Date: abt 1871
      Age: 17
      Spouse's Name: Mr Frederick Fergerson
      Spouse's Birth Date: abt 1868
      Spouse's Age: 20
      Marriage Date: 17 Dec 1888
      Marriage Place: Utah