Lilly Beatrice Bennion

14 August 1909–20 February 1980 (Age 70)
Cardston, Alberta, Canada

The Life of Lilly Beatrice

When Lilly Beatrice Bennion was born on 14 August 1909, in Cardston, Alberta, Canada, her father, Oscar Joshua Bennion, was 27 and her mother, Isabelle Campbell, was 32. She married Bruce Jurd on 11 August 1945, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 20 February 1980, at the age of 70, and was buried in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bruce Jurd
1887–1964
Lilly Beatrice Bennion
1909–1980
Marriage: 11 August 1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 August 1945
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1911 · The Murray Library

Age 2

The Murray Library was founded on January 6, 1911. The Murray Library was one of twenty-three libraries in Utah built with money donated by steel magnate Andrew Carnegie.
1929

Age 20

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Einion, ‘son of Einion’ ( see Eynon ).

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

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Lilly Beatrice Bennion Jurd Historical Statement

LILLY BEATRICE BENNION JURD, second daughter of Oscar J. and Isabelle, was born August 24, 1909 at Cardston,, Canada. She was graduated from Granite High and the L.D.S. Business College. At an early a …

Sources (3)

  • Lilly Beatrice Bennion in household of Oscar Joshua Bennion, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Beatrice Bennion in household of Oscar Joshua Bennion, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lilly Beatrice Bennion in household of Oscar Joshua Bennion, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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