Larry Seldon Larsen

10 August 1933–15 December 2005 (Age 72)
Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States

The Life of Larry Seldon

When Larry Seldon Larsen was born on 10 August 1933, in Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States, his father, Austin Alonzo Larsen, was 34 and his mother, Millie May Jessen, was 32. He married Marion Larsen on 26 November 1952, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Election Precinct 19 Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States in 1940 and United States in 2005. He died on 15 December 2005, at the age of 72, and was buried in Wellington City Cemetery, Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Larry Seldon Larsen
Marion Larsen
Marriage: 26 November 1952
David Wilson Larsen
Annette Larsen
Carol Jean Larsen
Gary Larsen
Lynn Larsen
Michael A Larsen

Spouse and Children

26 November 1952
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States


    David Wilson Larsen



    Annette Larsen


    Carol Jean Larsen


    Gary Larsen


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1938 · The DI is Opened To The Public

Age 5

Deseret Industries is a non-profit organization and a division of Welfare Services of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It includes a chain of retail thrift stores and work projects. Many of the items sold are second hand or never used. Such items include furniture, appliances, computers, and clothing. The DI also sells new furniture, much of it received directly from its own manufacturing plant in Salt Lake City. The DI provides job skill training for the physically, emotionally and socially challenged and seeks to place them into private sector employment.
1952 · Uranium in Moab

Age 19

Uranium mining in Utah has a history going back more than 100 years but, it started as a byproduct of vanadium mining. With the development of Nuclear Weapons, Utah saw a uranium boom in the late 1940s and early 1950s, but uranium mining declined near the end of the Cold War. Currently Uranium is still being mined but just a small amount for power plants and for research.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Story Highlight

Memories of Grandpa

Grandpa Larry loved to tease me. He always had a remark for me whenever I said something to him. I loved his sense of humor. I especially loved to hear him tease Grandma Marion. One that stands out wa …

Sources (3)

  • Larry Seldon Larsen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Larry Seldon Larsen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Larry Seldon Larsen in household of Austin Alonzo Larsen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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