5 Generations of Candy Makers

 William Startup (born 1824 England - died 1862 England)

  • Made American Cough candy in England

 William Daw Startup (born 1846 England - died 1878 Provo, UT)

  • Immigrated to the U.S.A. in 1868
  • Was the first to make Stick Candy in Utah

 (Walt) Harry Walter Startup Sr. (born 1874 Provo, UT - died 1957 Provo, UT)

  • Built the Startup Building complex in Provo in 1900
  • Created the Opera Bar in 1895
  • Created Magnolias

 Harry Walter Startup Jr. (born 1918 Provo, UT - died 2008 Provo, UT)

  • Fought in WWll in Europe 1942 - 1945
  • Continued making candy in the Startup tradition for 60+ years
 Jon Walter Startup (born 1961 Provo, UT)
  • Developed the current line of Jumbo Pops