Doremus Nielson Larsen

15 April 1894–12 February 1955 (Age 60)
Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Doremus Nielson

When Doremus Nielson Larsen was born on 15 April 1894, in Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Daniel Wells Larsen, was 24 and his mother, Eunice Diantha Nielsen, was 23. He married Hannah S Gleave on 4 November 1914, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Alunite, Piute, Utah, United States in 1920 and Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States in 1930. He died on 12 February 1955, in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Doremus Nielson Larsen
Hannah S Gleave
Marriage: 4 November 1914
Newell Dormus Larsen
Darlene Larsen
Gerald Gleave Larsen

Spouse and Children

4 November 1914
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · A City Pavillion Is Built

Age 6

The city of Lehi purchased property from John Beck in July 1900 for a city pavillion. Hundreds of volunteers cleared the ground and built a dance floor. The following month, volunteers used planking to cover the rough paneling that was originally laid. The Grand Sugar Ball was held on January 1, 1901. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 18

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Dormus Nielsen Larsen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Dormus N Larsen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Armas A Larson in household of Daniel W Larson, "United States Census, 1930"

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