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Betty Jean Ferguson

Betty Jean Ferguson

Female 1927 - 1989  (61 years)

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  • Name Betty Jean Ferguson 
    Born 16 Sep 1927  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 9 Apr 1930  Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1930

    Utah, Utah, Pleasant View, 9 Apr 1930, ED 25-39, SD 4, sheet 4B, River Bottom Road, Dwelling 76, Family 80

    Forrest Ferguson, head, 22. Margaret, wife, 20. He was 19 when married; she was 17. Children: Betty J., daughter 2 6/12; Lorena, daughter 1 5/12. They do not own a radio set. He is a farm laborer working for wages. He is not a veteran. Both can read and write. All are born in Utah as their parents. Next door to Wells O. and Rachel H. Mecham; Elwin and Florence Peay.  
    Age: 2 6/12 
    Census 25 Apr 1940  Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1940

    Utah, Utah, Pleasant View, 25 April 1940, SD 2, ED 25-39, sheet 13A, dwelling 228, not a farm, own, home valued at $1,500, same location as 1 Apr 1935, census information provide by Margaret Ferguson

    Forrest H. Ferguson, head 32. Margaret, wife 30. Children: Betty Jean, daughter 12; Lorna, daughter 11; Pha, daughter 7; Della Rae 6. Also living with them is Margaret's father, Osmando Hutchings, widowed. Forrest is a farmer working on his own account for wages. Income for 1939 was $440; no other source of income. Osmando is employed as a carpenter at Provo City Water, working for wages. His income for 1939 was $520; no other source of income. On 1 Apr 1935, he resided in Beaver, Beaver, Utah. All the children except Della was attending school. Highest grade attended: Forrest H-2; Margaret H-3; Betty Jean 6th; Lorna 4th; Pha 7th. All were born in Utah. Next door to Wills O. and Rachel A. Mecham.  
    Age: 12 
    Obituary 29 Jul 1989  Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Betty Jean Ferguson Durrant, 61, of Lindon, died Saturday, July 29, 1989 in Cheyenne, Wyoming, of a cardiac arrest.

    She was born Sept 16, 1927, in Provo, to Forrest and Margaret Hutchings Ferguson. She married James E Gene Durrant, Feb 14, 1949, in Provo, Utah. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.

    She was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, and had served as president of the Primary, a Relief Society worker, and in the Young Woman organization.

    She spent her childhood days in Orem and attended Lincoln High School.

    She is survived by her husband, Lindon; four sons and four daughters, Kindell Durrant, Mrs David (Annette) Larsen, both of Orem; Clarion Durrant, Robert Durrant, Mrs Kerry (Kathleen) Baxter, all of American Fork; Roger Durrant, Lehi; Trudy Durrant, Lindon; Mrs Steven (Lorie) Morgan, West Jordan; 32 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; mother, Orem; three sisters and one brother, Mrs Floyd (Lorna) Jeffs, Orem; Faye Reeve, Pleasant Grove; Mrs Burn (Margie) Fausett, Payson; Nolan Ferguson, Orem.

    Funeral will be Wednesday, 11 a.m. at the Lindo 2nd LDS Ward, 600 W 100 S, Lindon. Friends may call at Olpin Family Mortuary, 500 S. 300 E, Pleasant Grove, Tuesday 7-9 p.m. or Wednesday at the church one hour prior to service.

    Burial will be in the Pleasant Gove City Cemetery.  
    Age: 61 
    Betty Jean Ferguson Durrant Obituary
    Betty Jean Ferguson Durrant Obituary
    Died 29 Jul 1989  Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 2 Aug 1989  Pleasant Grove City Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • A-19-035-12 [3]
    Betty Jean Ferguson
    Betty Jean Ferguson
    Betty Jean Ferguson Durrant (1927 - 1989) - Find A Grave
    Betty Jean Ferguson Durrant (1927 - 1989) - Find A Grave
    Plot: A-19-035-12
    Person ID I688  clanSoren | I103-Ferguson, FRS101
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2014 

    Father Ancestors Forrest Hugo Ferguson,   b. 19 Jul 1907, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1972, American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Margaret Hutchings,   b. 15 Jul 1909, Beaver, Beaver, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1990, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 27 Sep 1926  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    LDS Family Record, Forrest Hugo Ferguson
    LDS Family Record, Forrest Hugo Ferguson
    Forrest Hugo Ferguson and Margaret Hutchings Family
    Family ID F255  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors James Eugene Durrant,   b. 18 Aug 1927, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 2002, American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1949  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +01. Kendall Edward Durrant,   b. 26 Nov 1943, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1995, Orem, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
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    Last Modified 26 Dec 2006 
    Family ID F257  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S99] 1930 United States Federal Census, Fifteenth Census of the United States, (Ancestry), Pleasant View, Utah, Utah; Roll: 2423; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 39 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S306] 1940 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls., Pleasant View, Utah, Utah; Roll: T627_4219; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 25-39 (Reliability: 3).

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

    4. [S157] Findagrave.com, (Findagrave.com), Memorial 64309 (Reliability: 3).