Lowell Sharp Bennion

Brief Life History of Lowell Sharp

When Lowell Sharp Bennion was born on 26 March 1898, in Vernon, Tooele, Utah, United States, his father, Israel Bennion, was 37 and his mother, Jeanette Sharp, was 38. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 26 August 1940, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Vernon Cemetery, Vernon, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Israel Bennion
Jeanette Sharp
Jeannette Jean Bennion
Mervyn Sharp Bennion Sr
Howard Sharp Bennion
Glynn Sharp Bennion
Kenneth Sharp Bennion
Rolff Sharp Bennion
Lowell Sharp Bennion
Ephraim Bennion
Muriel Bennion

Sources (27)

  • Lowell Bennion in household of Israel Bennion, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lowell Bennion, "Utah, World War I Army Servicemen Records Abstracts, 1914-1918"
  • Lowell Sharp Bennion, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

World Events (8)

1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center

The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.

1901 · The Daughters of Utah Pioneers

The Daughters of Utah Pioneers was organized by Annie Taylor Hyde after she invited a group of fifty-four women to her home to find ways to recognize names and achievements of the men, women and children who were the pioneers. They followed the lead of other national lineage societies, such as the Daughters of the American Revolution. They were legally incorporated in 1925.

1910 · The BSA is Made

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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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Some Memories of Lowell

Some Memories of Lowell By Muriel Bennion Chase (Muriel Bennion Chase is the daughter of Israel and Jannett Sharp Bennion ) Lowell was the youngest boy in our family, born March 26, 1898. He was so …

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