DUFFIN, Horace Cyril

horace cyril duffin, native of Arizona and Bountiful, Utah, passed away January 2, 1980, He was born in the White Mountains of Arizona, on the Apache Reservation, October 30, 1900, the son of Brigham Fielding Duffin and Harriet Lorine Gardiner. He was the first white child born on the Apache Reservation where his father Brigham […]

BIRD, Elmer William

Elmer William Bird, 81, Mapleton, Utah County, Utah, prominent and enthusiastic worker for the Sons of Utah Pioneers, died Aug. 12, 1971 in a Provo hospital of a heart ailment. Mr. Bird was active in several civic, professional and church endeavors. He was former president and director of the Mapleton Irrigation Company; director of the […]

GARDNER, Erastus Snow

erastus snow gardner, 77, of St. George, Utah, charter member of the dixie chapter of the Sons of the Utah Pioneers, died June 2 in a St. George hospital of a stroke. He was Washington County and Iron County state representative and vice president of the Utah Cattlemen’s Association and American National Cattlemen’s Association, also […]


Walter Wangsgaard, 72, of Huntsville, Utah, member of the Sons of Utah Pioneers, Huntsville group, died of a heart attack enroute to the Ogden McKay Hospital on April 2, 1970. A lifelong resident of Huntsville, he was a farmer and worked for the Weber County Weed Control Board and the Defense Depot at Ogden prior […]

BROOKS, William

william brooks, 88, former Washington County sheriff and St. George postmaster died of natural causes at his home in St. George, March 28. He was a member of the dixie mission chapter, Sons of Utah Pioneers. Mr. Brooks was one of the best-known citizens of Washington County, having served as St. George city councilman from […]

MILES, George Edmund

george edmund miles, 103, active member of the dixie mission chapter, Sons of the Utah Pioneers, died February 7 of natural causes at his home in St. George, Utah. He was patriarch of the St. George Stake East. [Mr.] Miles attended the University of Utah and Brigham Young University and later became a bookkeeper. He […]