Arthur Elden Bingham

Brief Life History of Arthur Elden

When Arthur Elden Bingham was born on 20 June 1914, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Arthur Sanford Bingham, was 24 and his mother, Mable Stevenson, was 20. He married Alicia Dives on 4 May 1939, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in World for about 10 years and Washington, Utah, United States in 1994. He died on 25 November 2001, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Malad City Cemetery, Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Arthur Elden Bingham
Alicia Dives
Marriage: 4 May 1939
Keenan Dal Bingham
Ruth Bingham
Ruth Bingham
Steven Dalen Bingham

Sources (57)

  • Arthur Eldon Bingham, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Bingham, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
  • Arthur Elden Bingham, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

World Events (8)

1915 · Dinosaur National Monument

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1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

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.

1937 · The Neutrality Act

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (Dorset) and Irish (County Mayo): habitational name from Bingham (Nottinghamshire). The placename is probably from an Old English folk-name Bynningas (‘the people associated with a man named Bynna’), or possibly from an unattested Old English word bing ‘a kettle-shaped hollow’, + Old English hām ‘homestead’.

Irish (Ulster, of Scottish origin): altered form of Bigham .

American shortened and altered form of various like-sounding Jewish surnames such as Bingenheimer .

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

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