Andrew Hyrum Hofeling

3 March 1899–28 November 1966 (Age 67)
Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Andrew Hyrum

When Andrew Hyrum Hofeling was born on 3 March 1899, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Herman Tamman Hofeling, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Bell Leatham, was 17. He married Geneva Laverda Park on 1 September 1923. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Election Precinct 3, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 7, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 28 November 1966, at the age of 67, and was buried in Sandy City Cemetery, Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Hyrum Hofeling
Geneva Laverda Park
Marriage: 1 September 1923
Norman Andrew Hofeling
Melvin Ralph Hofeling
Vaughn Sterling Hofeling
Sharon Ardean Hofeling
Norvell Hofeling
Daniel Marlin Hofeling

Spouse and Children

1 September 1923


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1902 · The Utah Governor's Mansion

Age 3

Built in 1902, the Utah Governor's Mansion is the official residence of the Governor of Utah and their family. The mansion was built using the finest materials by the finest craftsmen available, resulting in a quality and style like that of Eastern mansions. From 1957 to 1977, the Utah Historical Society occupied the mansion as a library, museum, and office space. In 1977, the residence underwent extensive renovations and was again reopened in 1980. In December 1993, a fire destroyed much of the mansion but, after another restoration, the historic building was restored to its original design with upgrades in case of another disaster threatened the home. It was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1970.

Age 18

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

German (Höfling):1. nickname from Middle High German hovelinc ‘member of a courtly household’, ‘person having a courtly manner’; or alternatively from the same word applied as a nickname for a bondsman or servant. 2. habitational name from any of various places in Bavaria and Austria named Höfling.

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

Sources (3)

  • Andrew Hyrum Hoffling, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Andrew Hyrum Hofeling, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Andrew H Hofeling, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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