Hyrum Wilkins Manwaring

23 June 1877–8 September 1956 (Age 79)
Granger, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Hyrum Wilkins

When Hyrum Wilkins Manwaring was born on 23 June 1877, in Granger, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Herbert Manwaring, was 28 and his mother, Clarissa Wilkins, was 19. He married Bessie Bird on 16 September 1902, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Washington D.C., United States in 1930 and Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States for about 7 years. He died on 8 September 1956, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hyrum Wilkins Manwaring
Bessie Bird
Marriage: 16 September 1902
Hyrum Laurence Manwaring
Lucile Manwaring
Eugene Bird Manwaring
Gladys Manwaring

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 September 1902Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries 1879: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Fremont, Idaho, United States 1913: Madison, Idaho, United States
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 4
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 21
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): variant of Mainwaring .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Memoirs of President Hyrum Manwaring: Part II 1954-2014

    President Hyrum Manwaring writes his dreams and hopes of fulfillment, of Ricks College and Rexburg, over a period of sixty years 1954-2014. In 1954 the Ricks College Campus consisted …

    Sources (50)

    • Hyrum Manwaring in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Hyrum Manwaring, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Hyrum Manwaring in entry for Eugene Bird Manwaring and Loanda Ricks, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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