Saturday, September 20, 2008

Albert Andrew West

Albert Andrew West, son of Chauncey Walker West and Adaline Amanda Wright. Albert was born 10 June 1862 in Ogden, Weber, Utah. He married Julia Amelia Anderson on 16 April 1887 in Ogden. Albert and Julia had five children, three daughters and two sons:
Elnora Amelia West (1887-1978)
Albertha Amanda West (1889-1954)
Albert Raymond West (1891-1911)
Clarence Josiah West (1893-1976)
Juanita May West (?-1967)

Albert died when he was 31 years old, on 19 April 1894 in Preston, Franklin, Idaho. He was buried 21 April 1894 at the Ogden City Cemetery.

Ten years after Albert passed away, his wife Julia remarried. On 21 December 1904 in Big Timber, Sweet Grass, Montana, Julia Amelia Anderson West married Oscar Benjamin Curtis and they had four children. See the Benjamin Kingman Curtis Blog include the Oscar Benjamin Curtis marriage post for more details about the Curtis family. Children:
Anita M. Curtis (about 1904- ?)
Oscar Andersen Curtis (1907-?)
stillborn male child (1908)
Jetta Lorraine Curtis (1910-1951)

At age 63, Oscar preceded Julia in death on 22 January 1921. Fifteen years later, Julia passed away on 27 October 1936. She was 70 years old and was buried in the Ogden City Cemetery.