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 Hyrum David West

Hyrum David West

Pleasant Grove, Utah County, Utah, USA
Death 23 Dec 1976 (aged 78)
American Fork, Utah County, Utah, USA
Burial Pleasant Grove, Utah County, Utah, USA
Plot B-30-013-04
Memorial ID 86666 · View Source
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Son of George Daniel West and Cassa (Cassie) Ann Walker

Husband of Stella Jeffs

Hyrum David West, born Jan. 21, 1898, was the sixth child and the thrid son of george Daniel West and cassa (Cassie) Ann walker; he was raied in a pioneer background.

He attended school in Pleasant Grove, Utah and worked at varioous jobs during his early years.

When still a young boy, the scarlet fever struck the family casuing partial deafness to hyrum and three of the other children at home. They had to be placed in the deaf school in Ogden, Utah. Two or three older ones escaped the disease as they were away working. this tragredy caused a big change in the lives of those it affected. Hyrum was also very ill when the influenza epidemic struck later on in the 1920's.

He married Stella Jeffs and took a great pride in raising gardens and tending the yard of their home in American Fork, Utah.

He and Stella spend much time keeping their home neat and tidy. He worked as a gardner in the cemetery.

Although they never had any children of their own, they were very kind to their nieces and nephews.

Hyrum died Dec 23, 1976 in American Fork and buried in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.
Stella died Aug 4, 1977 in Pleasant Grove and buried by her husband, Hyrum D. West in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

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  • Maintained by: SRBentz
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86666
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Hyrum David West (21 Jan 1898–23 Dec 1976), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86666, citing Pleasant Grove City Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, Utah County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by SRBentz (contributor 47051679) .