Calvin Roy Jensen

27 July 1927–18 November 2006 (Age 79)
Island Park, Fremont, Idaho, United States

The Life of Calvin Roy

When Calvin Roy Jensen was born on 27 July 1927, in Island Park, Fremont, Idaho, United States, his father, John Levi Jensen, was 31 and his mother, Vera Mitton, was 29. He lived in Burley, Cassia, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 18 November 2006, in Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Heyburn, Minidoka, Idaho, United States.

Photos & Memories (5)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Levi Jensen
1896–1930
Vera Mitton
1897–1997
Maxine Marie Jensen
1917–2011
Donald John Jensen
1921–2006
Charles Boyd Jensen
1924–1945
Calvin Roy Jensen
1927–2006

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1929

Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1947

Age 20

The resorts and towns of Flat Rock, Mack's Inn, Pond's Lodge, Last Chance, Phillips Lodge, and others were incorporated into Island Park.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 21

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Calvin Roy Jensen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Calvin Roy Jensen in household of Vera Mitton Jensen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Calvin Roy Jensen in household of Vera Mitton Jensen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.