Lanome Anna Van Dam

1 January 1906–23 September 1989 (Age 83)
Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Lanome Anna

When Lanome Anna Van Dam was born on 1 January 1906, in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Louis Evans Van Dam, was 20 and her mother, Sarah Florence Jensen, was 21. She married Benjamin Alma McCleary on 16 June 1926. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Election Precinct 7, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 23 September 1989, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Alma McCleary
1902–1959
Lanome Anna Van Dam
1906–1989
Marriage: 16 June 1926
Van Calvin McCleary
1927–2004

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 June 1926
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 0

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.
1908 · Utah's First National Monument

Age 2

Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.
1928 · Bryce Canyon National Park

Age 22

Bryce Canyon, being named after Ebenezer Bryce, was designated first as a national monument by President Warren G. Harding in 1923 but was re-designated as a nation park in 1928 by Congress.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

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Story Highlight

obit for LaNome McCleary

LaNome Van Dam McCleary Smith, age 83, our beloved mother, grandmother, and sister, died peacefully at home September 23, 1989. she was born January 1, 1906 in Sandy, Utah to Louis E and Florence Jens …

Sources (3)

  • Lanome Anna Vandam McCleary in household of Benjamin Alma McCleary, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Lanome Vandam McCleary in household of Benjamin Alma McCleary, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • La Nome Anna McCleary, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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