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 Ada Mae <I>Wood</I> Bingham

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Ada Mae Wood Bingham

  • Original Name Ada Mae Wood
  • Birth 23 Nov 1907 Amalga, Cache County, Utah, USA
  • Death 24 Feb 1995 Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah, USA
  • Burial Smithfield, Cache County, Utah, USA
  • Plot C_165_2
  • Memorial ID 178081

Daughter of Brown Harvey Wood and Emma Clarissa Olsen

Married Wallace James Bingham, 2 Nov 1925, Preston, Franklin, Idaho

Ada Mae Wood Bingham died peacefully on February 24, 1995, after an extended stay at the Pioneer Care Center in Brigham City.

She was born Nov. 23, 1907 in Amalga, Utah to Brown and Emma Olsen Wood. She was the second of five children with one sister, Naomi McEntire, still living. She married Wallace J. Bingham on November 2, 1925. Together they ran a farm and dairy operation in Amalga and raised four children. Wallace died on May 30, 1963.

Ada, being on her own for many years, was a successful entrepreneur. She worked several jobs, earning enough to purchase many apartment houses which she managed. She enjoyed gardening and traveling, and had a unique sense of fun and humor.

Having these apartment houses, Ada was able to pay for her extended stay at the Pioneer Care Center, she was always ready for anything.

She is survived by her children: Bonne and Philip Graham, Salt Lake City; Robert and Florence Bingham, Marva and Jesse Rock, both of Brigham; and LaMont and Toni Bingham, Albuquerque, New Mexico. She had many loving grandchildren, great-grandchildren and many friends.



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  • Maintained by: Hawkeye
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 1 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 178081
  • Hawkeye
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ada Mae Wood Bingham (23 Nov 1907–24 Feb 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 178081, citing Smithfield City Cemetery, Smithfield, Cache County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Hawkeye (contributor 48665987) .