Wayne Lindsay Bennion

17 March 1906–20 October 1942 (Age 36)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Wayne Lindsay

When Wayne Lindsay Bennion was born on 17 March 1906, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Milton Bennion, was 35 and his mother, Cora Lindsay, was 31. He married Ione Spencer on 7 June 1937, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States in 1942. He died on 20 October 1942, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wayne Lindsay Bennion
1906–1942
Ione Spencer
1908–1997
Marriage: 7 June 1937

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 June 1937Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1907 · Not for profit elections
    Age 1
    The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
    1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot
    Age 2
    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.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 10
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

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

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

    Possible Related Names

    Beynon
    Binnion
    Eynon
    Baynham
    Benion

    Sources (28)

    • Wayne Bennion in household of Milton Bennion, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Wayne Lindsay Bennion, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Wayne Lindsay Bennion, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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