Janice Matilda Jensen

21 November 1902–5 September 1993 (Age 90)
Elsinore, Sevier, Utah, United States

The Life of Janice Matilda

When Janice Matilda Jensen was born on 21 November 1902, in Elsinore, Sevier, Utah, United States, her father, Daniel Peter Jensen, was 30 and her mother, Matilda Christensen Lee, was 29. She married Kimball Jensen Duke Cranney on 13 August 1927, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 5 years and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 5 September 1993, in Berkeley, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Kaysville City Cemetery, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Kimball Jensen Duke Cranney
1902–1959
Janice Matilda Jensen
1902–1993
Marriage: 13 August 1927
Cranney
1932–1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 August 1927
Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(1)

    Cranney

    Male1932–1932Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1908 · Utah's First National Monument

Age 6

Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.
1927

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a reduced form of Johannes ( see John ). This is Denmark's most frequent surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Janice Jensen Cranney in household of Kimball Jensen Cranney, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Janice Mitlida Jensen Cranney in household of Kimball Jensen Cranney, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Janice Jensen Cranney in household of Kimball Jensen Cranney, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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