Allen Jay Christensen

Male3 October 1949–3 January 1985

Brief Life History of Allen Jay

When Allen Jay Christensen was born on 3 October 1949, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Carl Andy Niels Christensen, was 32 and his mother, Alice La Vern Reid, was 29. He died on 3 January 1985, in Utah, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Cottonwood Heights, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl Andy Niels Christensen
1917–1988
Alice La Vern Reid
1920–1986
Carl Robert Christensen
1940–1971
Reid Niels Christensen
1942–1947
Jane Marie Christensen
1945–2002
Allen Jay Christensen
1949–1985

Sources (13)

  • Allen Christensen, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Allen Jay Christensen, "United States Western States Marriage Index"
  • Allen Jay Christensen, "Find A Grave Index"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (4)

World Events (8)

1950

Age 1

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

1952 · Uranium in Moab

Age 3

Uranium mining in Utah has a history going back more than 100 years but, it started as a byproduct of vanadium mining. With the development of Nuclear Weapons, Utah saw a uranium boom in the late 1940s and early 1950s, but uranium mining declined near the end of the Cold War. Currently Uranium is still being mined but just a small amount for power plants and for research.

1960

Age 11

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

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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Story Highlight

My Memories of Allen as told by this wife Penny Alldredge, Christensen, McIntosh

I first meet Allen at the Jordan River Temple, in South Jordan, We attended a single adult night at the Temple. After the Temple we all meet at a cafe for dinner. I went there with an agenda, I n …

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