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Laura Frances Hansen Thayne

Death 21 Aug 1944 (aged 81)
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 01 066 7
Memorial ID 126417 · View Source
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Thayne's Namesake Dies in Salt Lake
Mrs Laura Frances Hansen Thayne, 81, 1514 E. 17th South died in a Salt Lake hospital Monday at 11:50 p.m. after a lingering illness.
She was born in Salt Lake City March 3, 1863, a daughter of George and Frances Hansen, pioneers. She lived in Star Valley, Wyo., later moving to a settlement which was named Thayne in her honor. she had been postmistress and operator of a general store at Thayne. She moved to Salt Lake City again in 1896 and operated a drug store on South state.
Three sons survive, Wallace H., Leo G. and Shirley W. Thayne and a sister Mrs Fanny C Best all of Salt Lake City; seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

Thayne, Laura Frances Hansen (31 Aug 1944)Star Valley Independent

Bio by: Carol STEVENS

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 126417
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laura Frances Hansen Thayne (3 Mar 1863–21 Aug 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 126417, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .