Louise Boren

19 September 1921–30 May 1987 (Age 65)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Louise

When Louise Boren was born on 19 September 1921, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Wilford Wells Boren, was 37 and her mother, Johanna Elizabeth Dworack, was 34. She married Lynn Raleigh Gillett on 13 January 1939, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 30 May 1987, in Oakley, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Holladay Memorial Park, Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lynn Raleigh Gillett
Louise Boren
Marriage: 13 January 1939
Linda Elaine Gillett

Spouse and Children

13 January 1939
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

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.
1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.

Age 2

President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Czech (Boreň): see Borak .2 Possibly also an altered spelling of German Born .3 Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element + the common surname suffix -en, from Latin -enius ‘descendant of’.

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

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Story Highlight

100 Lessons I Learned from My Parents

(Title later changed to "100 Lessons We Learned from Our Parents" - written by Linda Gillett Birch, Lynn and Louise's second daughter) 1. Things aren't always fair - adjust 2. Don't keep score unless …

Sources (3)

  • Louise Gilette in household of Johanna Boren, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Louise Boren in household of Wilford W Boren, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Louise Boren in entry for Lynn Raleigh Gillett, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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