Erastus Milton Christensen

5 July 1889–10 September 1956 (Age 67)
Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Erastus Milton

When Erastus Milton Christensen was born on 5 July 1889, in Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Anton Erastus Christensen, was 24 and his mother, Annie Christena Jensen, was 23. He married Cora Myrtle Monson on 5 June 1913, in Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1935 and World for about 15 years. His occupation is listed as politician in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 10 September 1956, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Erastus Milton Christensen
Cora Myrtle Monson
Marriage: 5 June 1913
Lyle Monson Christensen
Dale Milton Christensen
Merle Christensen
Ella Marie Christensen
Ina Ruth Christensen
Colleen Christensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 June 1913Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Death by suicide of van Gogh.
    Age 1
    Idaho is the 43rd state.
    1907 · Not for profit elections
    Age 18
    The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels, Lars, Bent, Anders, Thor, Jorgen, Nils, Einer, Viggo, Folmer.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen . In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the especially Danish and Norwegian variant Kristensen . Compare Christenson and Christianson .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Memory of Milton Christensen regarding Maren Lutt

    Maran Lutt [printing is difficult to read could be a Lott or Latt] Fathers grandmother lived in Moroni. When Mother was 11 years old she went over to Marens to get work. she took her doll with her and …

    Sources (61)

    • Milton Christensen in household of Antone Erastus Christensen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • E Milton in entry for Lyle Monson Christensen and Nettie Mae Greene, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Erastus Milton Christensen in entry for Lyle Monson Christensen, "Idaho, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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