Betty Marie Christensen

25 September 1918–10 June 2009 (Age 90)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Betty Marie

When Betty Marie Christensen was born on 25 September 1918, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Alfred Martin Christensen, was 29 and her mother, Nellie Christena Blythe, was 26. She married Simon Glazer on 3 September 1939, in Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 10 June 2009, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Simon Glazer
1911–1989
Betty Marie Christensen
1918–2009
Marriage: 3 September 1939
Ronald Glazer
1941–1971
Deanne Glazer
1942–2009

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 September 1939
Los Angeles, California, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1937 · Los Angeles California Temple

Age 19

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the Los Angeles California Temple on March 6, 1937. 
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 24

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bettie Marie Christensen in household of Alfred Martin Christensen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Betty Marie Christensen in household of Alfred Martin Christensen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Betty M Christensen Glazer in household of Simon Glazer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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