David Daniel Marriott

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David Daniel Marriott
David Daniel Marriott.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Utah's 2nd district
In office
January 3, 1977 – January 3, 1985
Preceded by Allan Turner Howe
Succeeded by David Smith Monson
Personal details
Born (1939-11-02) November 2, 1939 (age 77)
Bingham, Utah
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Marilyn Tingey (m.1965)
Children 4 [1]
Alma mater University of Utah
Religion The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Military service
Allegiance  United States
 Utah
Service/branch Utah ANG headquarters emblem.PNG  Utah Air National Guard
Years of service 1958-1963

David Daniel Marriott (born November 2, 1939) was a U.S. Representative from Utah.

Born in Bingham, Utah, Marriott was educated in the public schools of Sandy, Utah, and graduated from Jordan High School in 1958. He received a B.S. from the University of Utah in 1967, and a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation from the American College of Life Underwriters in 1968. He later worked as a life insurance agent and was owner-president of a Utah-based firm specializing in business and pension consultation from 1968 to 1976. Marriott also served in the Utah Air National Guard from 1958 to 1963.

Marriott was elected as a Republican to the Ninety-fifth and to the three succeeding Congresses, from January 3, 1977 to January 3, 1985. He was not a candidate for reelection in 1984 to the Ninety-ninth Congress but was an unsuccessful candidate for nomination for Governor of Utah, losing to state House speaker Norm Bangerter. He ran for his former House seat in 1990, but lost the Republican primary to Genevieve Atwood. He is a resident of Salt Lake City, Utah.

Marriott served as a Mission President for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 2002-2005. He served in the South Africa Cape Town Mission. Marriott now lives in Salt Lake City and has 12 grandchildren.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Allan Turner Howe
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Utah's 2nd congressional district

January 3, 1977 – January 3, 1985
Succeeded by
David Smith Monson

 This article incorporates public domain material from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress website http://bioguide.congress.gov.