Henry Minchey

26 January 1930–3 September 2013 (Age 83)
Sweets Mine, Carbon, Utah, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Minchey was born on 26 January 1930, in Sweets Mine, Carbon, Utah, United States, his father, Lester June Minchey Went By June, was 28 and his mother, Alice Lavon Carlow, was 26. He married Shawna Larue McFarlane on 24 July 1948, in Cleveland, Emery, Utah, United States. He lived in Cleveland Election Precinct, Emery, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 3 September 2013, in Washington, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Washington, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Minchey
Lynetta J Taylor
Marriage: 17 April 1967

Spouse and Children

17 April 1967
Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1931 · The Hogle Zoo

Age 1

Being supported through Salt Lake City taxes, the Hogle Zoo has been at its present location at the mouth of Emigration Canyon since 1931 on land donated by Mr. and Mrs. James A. Hogle. In 1936, the zoo purchased Princess Alice, an elephant, from a traveling circus. She gave birth to the first elephant born in Utah. His name was Prince Utah and he died at eleven months old. Current exhibits include various birds, mammals, and reptiles from around the world.
1952 · Uranium in Moab

Age 22

Uranium mining in Utah has a history going back more than 100 years but, it started as a byproduct of vanadium mining. With the development of Nuclear Weapons, Utah saw a uranium boom in the late 1940s and early 1950s, but uranium mining declined near the end of the Cold War. Currently Uranium is still being mined but just a small amount for power plants and for research.

Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; probably a variant of English Mincey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Minchey, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Henry Minchy in household of June Minchy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry Minchey in entry for Lester Von Minchey, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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