22 April 1903–8 April 1982 (Age 78)
Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States
When Elvena Ethel Nelsen was born on 22 April 1903, in Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States, her father, Anders Jorgen Nielsen, was 32 and her mother, Anna Henrietta Flessner, was 27. She married James Everett Admire on 24 May 1921, in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Beaver Creek, Rock, Minnesota, United States in 1910 and Larchwood, Lyon, Iowa, United States in 1920. She died on 8 April 1982, in San Joaquin, California, United States, at the age of 78.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
Unknown Source Elvena was a nurse in California. She went to Europe in June 1962, and spent five days at Grandpa Nelsen's home in Denmark (per postcard from Elvena to Roy Nelsen).