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 Henry Hooper Blood

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Henry Hooper Blood Famous memorial

Birth
Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA
Death
19 Jun 1942 (aged 69)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial
Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA
Plot
D-1-11-8
Memorial ID
14813590 View Source

Utah Governor. A successful businessman, he had served in a number of small political offices before his election as a Democrat to the Utah Governorship in 1932. Assuming the office in January 1933, he worked through two terms to mitigate the effects of the Great Depression on his state though measures such as the implementation of a sales tax, and the securing of Civilian Conservation Corps and Works Progress Administration projects to help employ Utah citizens. He left office in January 1941 after two terms. He was the first Governor to reside in the current Utah Governor's Mansion in Salt Lake City.

Utah Governor. A successful businessman, he had served in a number of small political offices before his election as a Democrat to the Utah Governorship in 1932. Assuming the office in January 1933, he worked through two terms to mitigate the effects of the Great Depression on his state though measures such as the implementation of a sales tax, and the securing of Civilian Conservation Corps and Works Progress Administration projects to help employ Utah citizens. He left office in January 1941 after two terms. He was the first Governor to reside in the current Utah Governor's Mansion in Salt Lake City.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Thomas Fisher
  • Added: 3 Jul 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 14813590
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/14813590/henry-hooper-blood: accessed ), memorial page for Henry Hooper Blood (1 Oct 1872–19 Jun 1942), Find a Grave Memorial ID 14813590, citing Kaysville City Cemetery, Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.