Individual Record 3107

Name}   Reeder, Anna Beth Family History} Olson                  
  Title}   Race} White Sex} Female
Birth:   Date} Fam 13 Dec 1915 Place} Pearce Hospital, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah
Marr.: Date} Exa  10 Nov 1938 Place} Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah     (Link)
Death: Date} Exa   3 Dec 2009 Place} Logan, Cache, Utah
Burial: Date} Exa  9 Dec 2009 Place} Logan City Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah
  Grave Marker} Yes
Source 1} 1891=Genealogy
Source 2} 1898 = 1920 USA cen
Source 3} 1898 = 1930 USA cen
Source 4} 1900 = Newspaper
Source 5} 1899 = 1940 USA cen
Source 6} 1901 = City directory
Source 7} 1735 = S.S. record
Source 8} 1902 = Obituary
Source 9} 1894 = Cemetery rec
Source 10} 
Parents: } Daniel Lorenzo Reeder & Charlotte Bywater
     Household No.} 783
1st Household No.} 783 = Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah
      Occupation 1} Housewife
       Occupation 2}  
  Religion/Church} Latter-day Saints
Spouses:   Prime} Bishop, Alvin Avery
 Total Number of} 1
Notes:  Anna Beth Reeder was born 13 Dec 1915 in Pearce Hospital, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah.  She was the seventh and last child of Daniel Lorenzo Reeder and Charlotte Bywater.  Her older siblings, all born in Brigham City, were Daniel Seth born in 1895; Evebeth born in 1898 and died in 1899; Grace Evadene, born in 1900; Rotha born in 1902; James Ferris born in 1906; and Albert Noble born in 1909.

In the 1920 U.S. census, Anna Beth was living with her family on a farm at 138 3rd West, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah.  Her father Daniel was a general farmer working on his own account.  They owned their home free of mortgage.  The children at home were Evadin, 19, Rotha, 17, Farris, 14, Noble, 10, and Anna Beth, 4.  Rotha, Farris and Noble were attending school.

In the 1930 U.S. census, Anna Beth was living with her family at 138 3rd West St., Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah.  The family owned their home, valued at $3,000. and had a radio set.  Her father Daniel was a general farmer working on his own account.  The children at home were James L., 23, an electrician for Utah Power & Light; Albert, 20, a laborer doing odd jobs; and Anna Beth, 14, attending school.

Anna Beth attended Box Elder High School in Brigham City, and graduated seventh in her class.  She was in the glee and booster clubs and was the top home economics student.  She attended Weber Junior College in Ogden, where she was on the swimming team, and entered Utah State Agricultural College in Logan in 1936.  At Utah State she was a member of the Phi Upsilon Omicron Scholastic Fraternity, and majored in textiles and clothing, with a minor in food and nutrition.

Anna Beth married Avery Alvin Bishop in the Salt Lake LDS Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah, on 10 Nov 1938.  They made their home mostly in Logan, Cache, Utah, but spent some time in Pine Bluff, Arkansas and Fort Collins, Colorado.  They raised a family of four children, and traveled the world due to her husband's profession.

In the 1940 U.S. census, Anna B. was living with her husband Alvin A. Bishop on East First North, Logan, Cache, Utah.  She had completed four years of college.  Her husband was a civil engineer working for the government.

Anna Beth was active in the LDS church, teaching, serving in the primary presidency, and in the relief society.  Her community service included the Kiwanians, Beaux Arts Literary Club, Logan Golf & Country Club, and the Professional Homemakers of Cache County.  She was also a charter member of the Voluntary Auxiliary of the Logan Hospital (pink ladies) and was active in the USU Faculty Women's League.  She also served as a Voter Registration Agent, and as a Voting Judge of Elections.

Anna Beth's husband A. Alvin Bishop died 31 May 1990.  Anna Beth died 3 Dec 2009 at home in Logan, Cache, Utah.  Servicew were held 9 Dec 2009, and she was buried with her husband in the Logan City Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah.
Time of Birth}   Time of Death}   Fraternal/Social} Kiwanians
Baptism Date}   Place}   Anna Beth Bishop
Confirm. Date}   Photos} Anna Beth Bishop
Immigr'n Date} N/A Port} N/A
Education: Grade} Bachelor degree   or Top 2 Degrees}  
Military: Service}                                    for the State of}  
Health Condition}  
  Cause of Death}  
Last Updated
by} Karen Hancock
Date Updated} 12 Jun 2016
Date Created}  29 May 2016
Copyright © 2016 by Karen L. Hancock.  All Rights Reserved.

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