Reed George Jepsen

23 November 1915–7 August 2000 (Age 84)
Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States

The Life of Reed George

When Reed George Jepsen was born on 23 November 1915, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, his father, Alfred Raymond Jepsen, was 33 and his mother, Nellie Ammon Potter, was 23. He married Mildred June Garrison on 30 January 1937, in Lincoln, Nevada, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Sevier, Utah, United States in 1935 and Oakland, Alameda, California, United States in 1940. He died on 7 August 2000, in Kanab, Kane, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Pioche, Lincoln, Nevada, United States.

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Reed George Jepsen
Mildred June Garrison
Marriage: 30 January 1937
Niels Reed Jepsen

Spouse and Children

30 January 1937
Lincoln, Nevada, United States


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 6

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.
1938 · The DI is Opened To The Public

Age 23

Deseret Industries is a non-profit organization and a division of Welfare Services of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It includes a chain of retail thrift stores and work projects. Many of the items sold are second hand or never used. Such items include furniture, appliances, computers, and clothing. The DI also sells new furniture, much of it received directly from its own manufacturing plant in Salt Lake City. The DI provides job skill training for the physically, emotionally and socially challenged and seeks to place them into private sector employment.

Name Meaning

Danish and North German: patronymic from Jep(pe), a pet form of the personal name Jakob ( see Jacob ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Reed Jepson in household of Norman Dransfield, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Reed G Jepson in household of Alfred R Jepson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Reed Jepson in household of Alfred Jepson, "United States Census, 1930"

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