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Green, Luman Peter, 1887-1980



  • Existence: 1887 - 1980

Biographical History

Luman Peter Green (1887-1980) was a farmer and insurance agent in Utah.

Luman Peter Green was born in 1887 to Peter Green and Dianna Maw in Plain City, Utah. After serving as a missionary for the Church from 1908-1910 in the Southern States Mission, he got married to Veda Green and shortly afterwards became the father to future performer and "Sabbath Prelude" host Leola Merrill. As he reached adulthood, he served in multiple positions to help fund his family: from farming in Utah in the 1920s to serving as both an agent and associate manager for an Insurance Company in Utah from the 1930s-1940s. In July 9, 1980, Green passed away in his home in Layton, Utah and was buried in Farmington.

Merrill family papers, 1911-2002 (Luman Peter Green)

Brigham Young University, L. Tom Perry Special Collections worksheet, Jan. 10, 2007 (Luman Peter Green; b. 1887; d. 1980), via WWW, March 30, 2016 (Leman Peter Green; b. November 25, 1887; d. June 9, 1980; Parents: Peter Green and Dianna Maw; worked as a "minister" in the 1910 census, a "farmer" in the 1920 census, and in an Insurance company for both the 1930s-1940s), via WWW, Jan. 10, 2007 (Luman Peter Green; b. Nov. 25, 1887 in Plain City, Utah; d. June 12, 1980 in Layton, Utah)

FamilySearch, via WWW, March 30, 2016 (Luman Peter Green; Served in the Southern States Mission starting in 1908)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Leola G. Merrill papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3748
Scope and Contents

Consists primarily of personal papers documenting Merrill's authorship of numerous Mormon-themed dramas and programs, but also contains the personal papers and/or memorabilia of her husband, David M. Merrill, her parents, Luman Peter and Veda Jane Walker Green, and David's father, Amos N. Merrill. Materials dated 1911-2002.

Dates: 1911-2002