Thomas Evan Robinson

24 February 1929–19 April 2010 (Age 81)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Thomas Evan

When Thomas Evan Robinson was born on 24 February 1929, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas E Robinson, was 23 and his mother, Virginia Jeremy Wright, was 21. He married Vaoma Loraine Christoffersen on 14 March 1952, in Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 19 April 2010, in Bluffdale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Utah State Veterans Memorial Park, Bluffdale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Evan Robinson
1929–2010
Vaoma Loraine Christoffersen
1931–2020
Marriage: 14 March 1952

Spouse and Children

    Male1929–2010Male

    Vaoma Loraine Christoffersen

    Female1931–2020Female

MARRIAGE
14 March 1952
Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1931

Age 2

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

Age 2

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.
1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment

Age 22

Before the Twenty-second Amendment, the Presidency didn’t have a set number limit on how many times they could be elected or re-elected to the office of President of the United States. The Amendment sets that limit to two times, consecutively or not, and sets additional conditions for presidents who succeed to the unexpired terms of their predecessors.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Robinson Thomas and Virginia Wright

Thomas Robinson was born October 26, 1905, in Freedom, Wyoming to John and Hilda Erickson Robinson. Virginia Jeremy Wright was born December 18, 1907, in Salt Lake City, Utah to Walter and Emily Jerem …

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Evan Robinson in household of Thomas E Robinson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Thomas Evan Robinson in household of Thomas Evan Robinson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Thomas Evan Robinson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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