Lemuel Bynum Ogilvie

3 September 1901–4 December 1946 (Age 45)
Crutchfield, Fulton, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lemuel Bynum

When Lemuel Bynum Ogilvie was born on 3 September 1901, in Crutchfield, Fulton, Kentucky, United States, his father, Leslie Eugene Ogilvie, was 19 and his mother, Ethlyn Ferrell, was 21. He married Hazel Marie Smith on 30 June 1921, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Houston, Harris, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 4 December 1946, in Maracaibo, Zulia, Venezuela, at the age of 45, and was buried in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lemuel Bynum Ogilvie
Elaine Erickson
Marriage: 24 July 1944
Marsha Anne Ogilvie
Marsha Ogilvie Isoshima Morrison Erickson

Spouse and Children

24 July 1944
Carson City, Ormsby, Nevada, United States


    Marsha Anne Ogilvie


    Marsha Ogilvie Isoshima Morrison Erickson


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1907 · The Burro Mine

Age 6

The Burro Mine was a large mining area that produced gold, silver, copper, and other valuable metals. The mine was dissolved involuntarily on November 9, 1974.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 15

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place near Glamis in the former county of Angus, which is first recorded c.1205 in the form Ogilvin. It is probably named from an early British form of Welsh uchel ‘high’ + ma ‘plain’, ‘place’ (mutated to fa) or ban ‘hill’ (mutated to fan).

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

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Story Highlight

about L B and his second marriage

written by daughter Marsha: (See memories for Elaine Erickson) She never told the girls how she met L.B., not exactly. It was the war effort, she said. Everyone in Washington, all over the country, …

Sources (3)

  • Elaine Erickson in household of Gordon Maxwell Howard, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Lemuel B Ogilvie, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lemuel Bynum in household of Leslie Ogilvie, "United States Census, 1920"

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