David James Christensen

Male8 October 1945–22 April 2006

Brief Life History of David James

When David James Christensen was born on 8 October 1945, in Laconia, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Harold B. Christensen, was 25 and his mother, Roberta McGuire, was 28. He lived in Midwest City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States in 1950. He died on 22 April 2006, in Pine, Gila, Arizona, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Grandview, Gray, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold B. Christensen
Roberta McGuire
David James Christensen
Mary Anne Christensen

Sources (4)

  • David Christensen, "United States 1950 Census"
  • David James Christensen, "Arizona, Mesa LDS Family History Center, Obituary Index, 1959-2014"
  • Dave Christensen in entry for Harold B Christensen Sr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (2)

World Events (8)

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 2

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 4

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.

1962 · The Cuban Missile Crisis

Age 17

The Cuban Missile Crisis was a 13-day confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union because of Soviet ballistic missile deployment in Cuba. This confrontation was the closest that the Cold War became a nuclear war.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Lars, Bent, Anders, Thor, Jorgen, Nils, Einer, Viggo, Folmer.

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen . In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the especially Danish and Norwegian variant Kristensen . Compare Christenson and Christianson .

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

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