Thelma Jensen

5 November 1921–29 April 2009 (Age 87)
Axtell, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Thelma

When Thelma Jensen was born on 5 November 1921, in Axtell, Sanpete, Utah, United States, her father, Alonzo A Jensen, was 23 and her mother, Rhoda May Larsen, was 18. She married Neldon Elroy Jensen on 24 January 1940, in Axtell, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in United States in 2009. She died on 29 April 2009, in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Gunnison Cemetery, Gunnison, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Neldon Elroy Jensen
1917–1998
Thelma Jensen
1921–2009
Marriage: 24 January 1940
Judith Jensen
1940–1982

Spouse and Children

    Neldon Elroy Jensen

    Male1917–1998Male

    Female1921–2009Female

MARRIAGE
24 January 1940
Axtell, Sanpete, Utah, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1922 · Timpanogos Cave National Monument

Age 1

Timpanogos Cave National Monument is a United States National Monument protecting the Timpanogos Cave Historic District and a cave system on Mount Timpanogos. There are three caves in the cave system, one of which is specifically called Timpanogos Cave but the caves are only viewable on guided tours when the monument is open.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

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

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a reduced form of Johannes ( see John ). This is Denmark's most frequent surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thelma Jensen in household of Alonzo Jensen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Thelma Jensen in household of Alonzo Jensen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Thelma Jensen in household of Neldon Elroy Jensen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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