Robert Henry Daines II

14 April 1905–2 August 1985 (Age 80)
Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life of Robert Henry

When Robert Henry Daines II was born on 14 April 1905, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, his father, Robert Henry Daines, was 45 and his mother, Arabella Smart Parkinson, was 32. He married Anna Stoddard Merrill on 22 April 1931, in Cache, Utah, United States. He lived in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Highland Park, Edison Township, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States in 1940. He died on 2 August 1985, in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Henry Daines II
1905–1985
Anna Stoddard Merrill
1909–1992
Marriage: 22 April 1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 April 1931
Cache, Utah, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1907 · The Banker's Panic Causes Local Depression

Age 2

“The Banker’s Panic” in 1907 was felt in Preston. Credit needed by farmers and businesses could not be obtained and a local depression occurred. Land was placed for auction as many farmers and land owners could not pay their taxes on the land.
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English (mainly East Anglia and Essex): patronymic from Dain .

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

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Story Highlight

Neighborliness: Daines Style (Ensign Article 1977)

As the only Mormons in their city, they developed a long-term success formula—hard work and a good example Robert Henry Daines bent over his microscope, looking for fungi. He was a student of ecology …

Sources (3)

  • Robert Henry Daines in household of Robert Henry Daines, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Robert H Dains in household of Robert H Dains, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Robert Henry Daines in household of Robert H. Daines, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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