Daniel Heyrend

23 Dec 1870 - 8 May 1960

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Daniel Heyrend

23 Dec 1870 - 8 May 1960
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Daniel was born Dec 23 1870 in Providence. Cache, Utah to John Heyrend Sr 1818-1904 and Rosina Bigler Heyrend. His mother was not happy with the polygamist situation and left the family. Daniel was raised by his step mother Catherine Schmitt Heyrend. He was not very happy at home and spent many nigh

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Daniel Heyrend


Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park

3401 South Highland Drive
Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah
United States


"Beloved Husband & Father"


June 8, 2012


June 5, 2012

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Daniel Heyrend

Contributor: trishkovach Created: 2 years ago Updated: 2 years ago

Daniel was born Dec 23 1870 in Providence. Cache, Utah to John Heyrend Sr 1818-1904 and Rosina Bigler Heyrend. His mother was not happy with the polygamist situation and left the family. Daniel was raised by his step mother Catherine Schmitt Heyrend. He was not very happy at home and spent many nights sleeping in haystacks in Providence. He left home and was on his own at an early age. He tells of wrestling with indians as a young man in Providence after hostilities ceased. He spent much time in Providence Canyon, which he dearly loved, even to the point of doing some prospecting there. 20 Jun 1894 Daniel married Johanna (Annie) Christine Lallatin in Pocatello, Idaho.. Daniel also started working for the railroad as a Switchman in 1894. Daniel and Annie had 5 children, Daniel Fredrick, Lorene, Alice Rosina, Florence May, and Mark Lallatin. He left the railroad for a while and ran a farm in Dingle, Idaho, a few miles northeast of Bear Lake and southeast of Montpelier, Idaho about 1913-1918. Daniel was a n excellent farmer, raising blue-button potatoes that were of such a quality they were shipped overseas toassist in the war effort during World War I. The family moved back to Salt Lake City in 1918, where he went to work for Utah Fire Clay Company. Daniel retired in Juy 1937 in Salt Lake City after 43 years of service as a Switchman with the Union Pacific and Denver & Rio grande Western Railroads. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day-Saints and Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, Wasatch Lodge No. 471. After retirement his time was devoted to his lifetime hobies of fishing, hunting, and gardening. (taken from JOHN HEYREND, SR. AND FAMILY PROVIDENCE, UTAH PIONEERS by Clyde D. Gessel 1998)

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Daniel Heyrend was born on 23 Dec 1870
Daniel Heyrend was 16 years old when Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London. William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody was an American scout, bison hunter, and showman. He was born in Le Claire, Iowa Territory, but he lived for several years in his father's hometown in Toronto Township, Ontario, Canada, before the family returned to the Midwest and settled in the Kansas Territory.
Daniel Heyrend was 24 years old when Mahatma Gandhi forms the Natal Indian Congress (NIC) in order to fight discrimination against Indian traders in Natal. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. The honorific Mahātmā – applied to him first in 1914 in South Africa – is now used worldwide. In India, he is also called Bapu and Gandhi ji, and known as the Father of the Nation.
Daniel Heyrend was 35 years old when Albert Einstein publishes his first paper on the special theory of relativity. Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. His work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He is best known to the general public for his mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc2, which has been dubbed "the world's most famous equation". He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to theoretical physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect", a pivotal step in the development of quantum theory.
Daniel Heyrend was 44 years old when Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, were assassinated by a Yugoslav nationalist named Gavrilo Princip in Sarajevo, sparking the outbreak of World War I. Archduke Franz Ferdinand, Archduke of Austria-Este was a member of the imperial Habsburg dynasty, and from 1896 until his death the heir presumptive (Thronfolger) to the Austro-Hungarian throne. His assassination in Sarajevo precipitated Austria-Hungary's declaration of war against Serbia, which in turn triggered a series of events that resulted in Austria-Hungary's allies and Serbia's declaring war on each other, starting World War I.
Daniel Heyrend was 50 years old when The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified, guaranteeing women's suffrage in America. The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution prohibits the states and the federal government from denying the right to vote to citizens of the United States on the basis of sex. It was adopted on August 18, 1920.
Daniel Heyrend was 69 years old when Adolf Hitler signs an order to begin the systematic euthanasia of mentally ill and disabled people. Adolf Hitler was a German politician, demagogue, and Pan-German revolutionary, who was the leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer ("Leader") of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. As dictator, Hitler initiated World War II in Europe with the invasion of Poland in September 1939, and was central to the Holocaust.
Daniel Heyrend was 75 years old when World War II: Combat ends in the Pacific Theater: The Japanese Instrument of Surrender is signed by Japanese Foreign Minister Mamoru Shigemitsu and accepted aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay. The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia-Pacific War, was the theater of World War II that was fought in the Pacific and Asia. It was fought over a vast area that included the Pacific Ocean and islands, the South West Pacific, South-East Asia, and in China.
Daniel Heyrend was 85 years old when Disneyland Hotel opens to the public in Anaheim, California. The Disneyland Hotel is a resort hotel located at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, owned by the Walt Disney Company and operated through its Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products division. Opened on October 5, 1955, as a motor inn owned and operated by Jack Wrather under an agreement with Walt Disney, the hotel was the first to officially bear the Disney name. Under Wrather's ownership, the hotel underwent several expansions and renovations over the years before being acquired by Disney in 1988. The hotel was downsized to its present capacity in 1999 as part of the Disneyland Resort expansion.
Daniel Heyrend died on 8 May 1960 at the age of 89
Grave record for Daniel Heyrend (23 Dec 1870 - 8 May 1960), BillionGraves Record 1378647 Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States