Vivian LaVon Burrup

Female8 August 1908–12 December 1993

Brief Life History of Vivian LaVon

When Vivian LaVon Burrup was born on 8 August 1908, in Downey, Bannock, Idaho, United States, her father, William Burrup, was 46 and her mother, Hannah Maria Byington, was 42. She married Joseph Nathaniel Symons on 2 January 1934, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in United States in 1949 and Logan, Cache, Utah, United States in 1950. She died on 12 December 1993, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Nathaniel Symons
Vivian LaVon Burrup
Marriage: 2 January 1934
Jan Kay Symons

Sources (29)

  • Vivian L Burrup in household of William Burrup, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Vivian Lavon Burrup, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
  • Vivian Burrup in household of Hannah M Byington Burrup, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 January 1934Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

    Age 1

    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    1909 · Pioneer Park Opens

    Age 1

    A monument honoring the Provo pioneers and Indian war veterans was dedicated on July 24, 1909, as Pioneer Park opened to the public.


    Age 23

    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Burdrop in Sibford Gower (Oxfordshire), which is recorded as Burithorp in 1314, or from Burderop in Chisledon (Wiltshire), or from a lost place called Boutherop in Eastleach Martin (Gloucestershire), recorded as Burithrop in 1310 and Bowthorp in 1577–1648.

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

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    Autobiography of Vivian Burrup Symons

    LIFE HISTORY OF VIVIAN LAVON BURRUP SYMONS (Recorded by her in 1966) Note: This history, and additional information and pictures, is available in a published and bound history completed through a joi …

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