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Rose M. Hinton family papers, circa 1928-2010

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 14 Series 1

Scope and Contents

Contains the family journals of the Hinton family. These journals include clippings, photographs, and other documents relating to daily life, childrens' births, education, and careers of Rose Marie and Harvard Hinton. Files include mention of their history in Lehi, Utah, their missions abroad, Harvard's education and career as an attorney, and family events. Various files relate to genealogy, including published histories of the Hinton family in Utah as well as specific histories of individuals such as John Nock Hinton, Parker Normington Jackson, Austin Emil Brokaw, and others. Dated circa 1928-2010.


  • circa 1928-2010


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Rose Marie and Harvard R. Hinton papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

From the Collection: Harvard R. Hinton (born 1921) was an attorney and politician from Utah.

Harvard Roy Hinton was born on May 22, 1921 in Hurricane, Utah, to Bernard and Isabel Hinton. He grew up in Hurricane, then attended the Branch Agricultural School until 1944, when he enlisted in the Army. His service ended in 1946. He attended BYU and married Rose Marie Brokaw on November 22, 1950 in the Salt Lake temple. They moved to Salt Lake City then, where Harvard worked as a Court Clerk. The following year, the Hintons moved to Lehi where Harvard opened his first law office. Harvard was active in politics in the Democratic Party, and elected as a State Senator for one term. He also served as County Chairman of the Democratic Party, Deputy Secretary of State of Utah, and Deputy Lieutenant Governor, and Deputy Treasurer of the State of Utah in charge of unclaimed property. Harvard and his wife had eight children. The Hintons currently reside in Lehi, Utah.

Biographical / Historical

From the Collection: Rose Marie Brokaw Hinton (born 1928) was a wife and mother in Lehi, Utah, and a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Rose Marie Brokaw Hinton was born on August 24, 1928, in Provo, Utah, to Austin Emil and Sarah LaPrele Sorenson Brokaw in the home of her grandmother Sorenson's home. Rose was raised in Provo, Lehi, and Roosevelt. She attended BYU where she met Harvard Roy Hinton. They were married November 22, 1950, in Salt Lake City, Utah, and were sealed by President Harold B. Lee. They had eight children. She was active in Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and in community affairs. They raised their family in Lehi and later served three missions. The first in Mauritius, then the Philippines and South Africa, and she later served a family history mission to Europe. The Hintons currently reside in Lehi, Utah.


16 cartons

1 half box

30 folders