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Hayward, Charles Lynn, 1903-1998

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1903-1998

Biographical History

Charles Lynn Hayward (1903-1998) was a Mormon zoology professor in Utah.

Charles Lynn Hayward was born on July 16, 1903, in Paris, Idaho, to parents William Gammon and Elen Neibaur Hayward. He married Eliabeth Cook on August 5, 1930, in Logan, Utah, and together they had two children. He obtained his B.S. and M.S. from Brigham Young University and a PhD from the University of Illinois in 1942. He taught biology at Fielding High School in Paris, Idaho for three years until 1930. He joined the Brigham Young University faculty in 1930 as an assistant in the zoology department. He worked at Brigham Young University until his retirement in 1969. During his career he was professor, department chair, and played a crucial role in the development of the Department of Zoology.

Hayward died on August 30, 1998, in Provo, Utah.

Citation

His Biotic communities of Mt. Timpanogos ... 1942.

Findagrave.com, via www, July 23, 2014 (Charles Lynn Hayward; b. July 16, 1903, in Paris, Idaho, to parents William Gammon and Elen Neibaur Hayward; married Eliabeth Cook on August 5, 1930, in Logan, Utah, and together they had two children; died on August 30, 1998, in Provo, Utah)

Great Basin naturalist, 1999: p 201-203 (obtained his B.S. and M.S. from Brigham Young University and a PhD from the University of Illinois in 1942; taught biology at Fielding High School in Paris, Idaho for three years until 1930; joined the Brigham Young University faculty in 1930 as an assistant in the zoology department; worked at Brigham Young University until his retirement in 1969; during his career he was professor, department chair, and played a crucial role in the development of the Department of Zoology)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

C. Lynn Hayward papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 5308
Scope and Contents Collection contains research and teaching materials, comprised mainly of Hayward's field notes and personal research. It also contains Hayward's personal correspondence.
Dates: approximately 1930-1978