Marvin Eugene Christensen

3 February 1927–15 November 1973 (Age 46)
St. Helens, Columbia, Oregon, United States

The Life of Marvin Eugene

When Marvin Eugene Christensen was born on 3 February 1927, in St. Helens, Columbia, Oregon, United States, his father, Charles William Christensen, was 39 and his mother, Elizabeth Sharp Wilcock, was 31. He married Erma Dawn Buchanan on 18 December 1948, in Venice, Sevier, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Marysvale Election Precinct, Piute, Utah, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1945. He died on 15 November 1973, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Orem Cemetery, Orem, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marvin Eugene Christensen
1927–1973
Erma Dawn Buchanan
1929–2019
Marriage: 18 December 1948
Kevin Eugene Christensen
1952–2008

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 December 1948
Venice, Sevier, Utah, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1928 · Bryce Canyon National Park

Age 1

Bryce Canyon, being named after Ebenezer Bryce, was designated first as a national monument by President Warren G. Harding in 1923 but was re-designated as a nation park in 1928 by Congress.
1929

Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1941

Age 14

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Marvin Eugene Christensen in household of Charles William Christensen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Marvin Eugene Christiansen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Marvin E. Christensen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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