When Norma Bingham was born on 9 June 1913, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, her father, Willard Shurtliff Bingham, was 29 and her mother, Cora Jane Farr, was 28. She married Cleo Don Bishop on 2 August 1937, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States in 1950. She died on 11 July 1993, in Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.
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 .
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