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Pvt Ivies LeCompte Beckstead
Birth: Jun. 13, 1890
Murray
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 1955
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Ivies worked briefly as a teacher before joining the Balloon Corps in World War I. He married Myrtle Lorina Reed on September 15, 1917 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

He worked for the Union Pacific Railroad after the war, but was demoted to clerk at the office in Murray after his hearing failed (engineers were not allowed to wear hearing aids).

He married Melba Harkness Jensen after his wife Myrtle's death in 1938. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Francis Albert Beckstead (1866 - 1952)
  Sarah Ellen Rowan Beckstead (1865 - 1932)
 
 Spouses:
  Myrtle Lorina Reed Beckstead (1897 - 1938)
  Melba Louisa Harkness Beckstead (1905 - 1993)*
 
 Children:
  Francis Wallace Beckstead (1919 - 1988)*
 
 Sibling:
  Ivies LeCompte Beckstead (1890 - 1955)
  Annie Avon Beckstead Clark (1899 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: WWI Veteran
 
Burial:
Murray City Cemetery
Murray
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: 04 112 3
 
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Record added: Feb 02, 2000
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