La Nora Fay Peterson

30 June 1919–30 September 2005 (Age 86)
Roosevelt, Duchesne, Utah, United States

The Life of La Nora Fay

When La Nora Fay Peterson was born on 30 June 1919, in Roosevelt, Duchesne, Utah, United States, her father, Heber Alvin Peterson, was 35 and her mother, Astrid Nathalie Dagmar Nissen, was 35. She married Newell Grandon Allred on 3 June 1946, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States. She lived in Duchesne, Utah, United States in 1935 and Spanish Fork Election Precinct, Utah, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 30 September 2005, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Newell Grandon Allred
La Nora Fay Peterson
Marriage: 3 June 1946

Spouse and Children

3 June 1946
Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 2

Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 23

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and German: patronymic from Peter .2 Americanized form of similar surnames of non-English origin (such as Petersen , or Swedish Pettersson).3 In VT, there are Petersons who were originally called by the French name Beausoleil ; in some documentation this was translated fairly literally as Prettysun, which was then assimilated to Peterson.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lenore F Peterson in household of Heber A Peterson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lenora Peterson in household of Heaber A Peterson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lenore Peterson in household of Heber A Peterson, "United States Census, 1930"

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