Lillias Edith Johnson

1 May 1918–19 February 2014 (Age 95)
Holden, Millard, Utah, United States

The Life of Lillias Edith

When Lillias Edith Johnson was born on 1 May 1918, in Holden, Millard, Utah, United States, her father, William Bruce Johnson, was 32 and her mother, Lillias Smith Crosland, was 25. She married Harold George Jensen on 10 May 1937, in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 19 February 2014, in Ely, White Pine, Nevada, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Ely, White Pine, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold George Jensen
1912–1962
Lillias Edith Johnson
1918–2014
Marriage: 10 May 1937
George Keith Jensen
1939–1939
Kenneth Ted Jensen
1945–2021

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 May 1937
Fillmore, Millard, Utah, 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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 3

Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 26

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lillias Edith Johnson Jensen in household of Harold G. Jensen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Edith Johnson Jensen in household of Harold George Jensen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Edith Johnson Jensen in household of Harold George Jensen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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