Keith Purnell Heiner

23 May 1905–2 January 1977 (Age 71)
Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Keith Purnell

When Keith Purnell Heiner was born on 23 May 1905, in Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States, his father, Moroni Heiner, was 28 and his mother, Eva Louise Purnell, was 25. He married Lynne Peggy Fisher on 23 May 1928, in Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 2 January 1977, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Keith Purnell Heiner
Lynne Peggy Fisher
Marriage: 23 May 1928
Florence Joy Heiner
Keith Purnell Heiner Jr

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 1
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 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot
Age 3
Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.
Age 22
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

German: patronymic from a short form of Heinrich .

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

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Sources (21)

  • Keith P Heiner in household of Moroni Heiner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Keith Purnell Heiner, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Kieth P Heiner, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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