William Courtland Hinds

20 August 1884–17 February 1959 (Age 74)
Indiana, United States

The Life of William Courtland

When William Courtland Hinds was born on 20 August 1884, in Indiana, United States, his father, Richard Cochran Hinds, was 28 and his mother, Lulah May Mote, was 22. He married Della Richardson on 28 May 1920. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1930 and Ogden City Legislative District 4, Ogden City Election Precinct, Weber, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 17 February 1959, at the age of 74, and was buried in Plain City, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Courtland Hinds
Della Richardson
Marriage: 28 May 1920
William Richard Hinds
Robert Richardson Hinds
John Richardson Hinds

Spouse and Children

28 May 1920


Parents and Siblings

    Richard Cochran Hinds





World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1898 · The Ogden Utah Sugar Factory Opens

Age 14

The Ogden Utah Sugar Factory harvested sugar from beets because sugar cane was hard to grow in northern Utah. During World War, it was hard to get sugar beet seeds, so the company started to harvest the seeds of the beets they were using. The Company merged with a factory in Logan to create the Amalgamated Sugar Company which is still operational today.

Age 20

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Hind .2 Irish: variant of Heyne .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

as told to Johnny

I can't remember who told me this, but my notes say Bill, my grandfather, used to play poker with the guys on Friday night down at Issackson's place, which was just a gaming shack west of Wall Avenue …

Sources (3)

  • Willie Hurdse in household of Richard Hindse, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Wm C Hinds in household of Richard C Hinds, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William C Hinds, "United States Census, 1930"

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