Dr. J. Boyd Thayn

Dr. Boyd Thayn grew up in Carbon County. He attended college in Price and at BYU. He graduated from Colorado State University in 1976 and moved back to Price with his wife Mary to raise their family. They have five children and fourteen grandchildren. Until recently all 5 of his children have been living out of state. His oldest son, Jonathan lives in Illinois with his wife and four children. Katie lives in Moab with her husband Laird and their four children. David lives in Price with his wife Kara and their four children. Paul and his wife Bel live in Price with their two daughters. The youngest, Laura, lives in Washington DC and works at the International Trade Commission. Dr. Thayn and his wife are excited that 3 of the children have returned to the area and they spend as much time as possible with the grandchildren.