Dr Richard Bishop Meek

9 April 1930–1 April 2002 (Age 71)
Riverdale, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life of Richard Bishop

When Dr Richard Bishop Meek was born on 9 April 1930, in Riverdale, Franklin, Idaho, United States, his father, Benjamin Anton Meek, was 36 and his mother, Grace Olivia Bishop, was 32. He married Lucy Carroll Larson on 28 May 1954. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Riverdale Election Precinct, Franklin, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 1 April 2002, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Riverdale, Franklin, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dr Richard Bishop Meek
1930–2002
Lucy Carroll Larson
1931–2020
Marriage: 28 May 1954
Earl Larson Meek
1969–2006

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 May 1954
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1931

Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1931 · The Hogle Zoo

Age 1

Being supported through Salt Lake City taxes, Hogle Zoo has been at its present location at the mouth of Emigration Canyon since 1931 on land donated by Mr. and Mrs. James A. Hogle. In 1936, the zoo purchased Princess Alice, an elephant, from a traveling circus. She gave birth to the first elephant born in Utah. His name was Prince Utah and he died at eleven months old. Current exhibits include various birds, mammals, and reptiles from around the world.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 19

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: nickname for a self-effacing person or a gentle and compassionate one, from Middle English meke ‘humble’, ‘submissive’, ‘merciful’ (Old Norse mjúkr).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Richard Bishop Meek, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Richard Bishop Meek, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Richard Bishop Meek in household of Benjamin Anton Meek, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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