Benjamin Bovee Stringham

21 April 1893–13 June 1958 (Age 65)
Lyman, Wayne, Utah, United States

The Life of Benjamin Bovee

When Benjamin Bovee Stringham was born on 21 April 1893, in Lyman, Wayne, Utah, United States, his father, William Elisha Stringham, was 36 and his mother, Mary Ann Cameron, was 32. He married Pearl Emma Sorensen on 30 September 1915, in Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. He lived in Presto, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Shelley, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1930. In 1930, at the age of 36, his occupation is listed as real estate agent in Shelley, Bingham, Idaho, United States. He died on 13 June 1958, in Union, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Bovee Stringham
1893–1958
Pearl Emma Sorensen
1896–1952
Marriage: 30 September 1915
Roselyn Stringham
1916–1996
Mae Stringham
1918–1940
Pearl Elaine Stringham
1923–2003
Lilla Jeraldine Stringham
1924–2012
Emma DaNell Stringham
1928–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 September 1915
Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · The Logan Temple Barn

Age 3

The Logan Temple Barn was built on the edge of the Logan temple property to house the animals belonging to the builders of the temple. It was one of only two stone barns built in Cache Valley. These barns became obsolete during the rise of the automobile era. The building and the land it was on was sold in 1919 and became an automobile repair shop. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on December 19, 1985, and is still standing today.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 19

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: apparently a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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

Story Highlight

WILLIAM HENRY AND LEONORA MAY BOYES TAYLOR STRINGHAM TIMELINE 1884-1965

WILLIAM HENRY AND LEONORA MAY BOYES TAYLOR STRINGHAM TIMELINE 1884-1965 Rather than a simple timeline, information on additional family members is also given because their experiences also affected …

Sources (3)

  • Benjamin Stringham, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ben B Stringham in household of Wiliam E Stringham, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Benjaman Bovee Stringham, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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