Earl Bohman Collings

23 September 1888–1 May 1955 (Age 66)
Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States

The Life of Earl Bohman

When Earl Bohman Collings was born on 23 September 1888, in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States, his father, William Richard Collings, was 30 and his mother, Augusta Emelia Bohman, was 27. He married Caroline Chaffin Leigh on 21 June 1922, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 1 May 1955, in his hometown, at the age of 66, and was buried in Monroe City Cemetery, Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States.

Photos & Memories (18)

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Family Time Line

Earl Bohman Collings
1888–1955
Tillie Borg
1889–1973
Marriage: 5 September 1928
J Elmer Collings
1929–2018
Melvin Richard Collings
1932–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 September 1928
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
children

(2)

    J Elmer Collings

    Male1929–2018Male

    Melvin Richard Collings

    Male1932–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1898 · The Ogden Utah Sugar Factory Opens

Age 10

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.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 18

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Colling .

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Sylvia Collings Musig - Her Memories

Sylva C. Musig – 1976 A transcription of an audio tape made my Sylvia, or Sylva, Collings Musig. Recorded when she was living with her daughters. Transcribed by Anne Jensen Rowley. It includes thr …

Sources (3)

  • Earl B Collings, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Earl B Collings in household of William Richard Collings, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Earl B Collings, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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