3 May 1917–5 March 2000 (Age 82)
Hurricane, Washington, Utah, United States
When Amos Lavar Hinton was born on 3 May 1917, in Hurricane, Washington, Utah, United States, his father, James Maurice Hinton, was 25 and his mother, Cleesa Cox, was 20. He married Sarah Leora Tolman on 27 July 1942, in Manti Utah Temple, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. He lived in Washington, Utah, United States in 1935 and Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States in 1940. He died on 5 March 2000, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Hurricane City Cemetery, Hurricane, Washington, Utah, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
I always called him Dad, but he was known by peers and co-workers as Lavar. Sometimes he was referred to as A. Lavar Hinton, however, he was given the name of Amos Lavar Hinton when born in Hurrican …