Milton Bennion

7 June 1870–5 April 1953 (Age 82)
Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Milton

When Milton Bennion was born on 7 June 1870, in Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, John Bennion, was 49 and his mother, Mary Turpin, was 30. He married Cora Lindsay on 22 June 1898, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 6, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 5 April 1953, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Milton Bennion
Cora Lindsay
Marriage: 22 June 1898
Claire Bennion
Maurine Bennion
Milton Lindsay Bennion
Wayne Lindsay Bennion
Lowell Lindsay Bennion
Ruth Bennion
Grant Madison Bennion
Frances Bennion
Margaret Bennion
Vaughn Lindsay Bennion

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  • Marriage
    22 June 1898Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 2
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    1887 · New Zealands's First National Park
    Age 17
    Tongariro National Park was the sixth national park established in the world and the first in New Zealand. In the center of the park there lies three active volcanic mountains (Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro). it is home to the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing day hike and has been recognized as a World Heritage Site for all its natural values.
    Age 23
    New Zealand becomes world's first country to give women the vote.

    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.

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    Milton Bennion Biography from Wikipedia

    Biography[edit] Bennion was born in Taylorsville, Utah Territory. He received a B.S. degree from the University of Utah in 1897 and an M.A. degree from Columbia University in 1901. From 1897 to 1900, …

    Sources (72)

    • Milton Bennion in entry for Lowell Lindsay Bennion, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Milton Bennion, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Milton in entry for Grant Madison Bennion and Marjorie Amelia Ralph, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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