Leland Oscar Nielsen

13 May 1907–31 March 1992 (Age 84)
Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States

The Life of Leland Oscar

When Leland Oscar Nielsen was born on 13 May 1907, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States, his father, Hans Oscar Nielsen, was 26 and his mother, Arminta May Searle, was 29. He married Lillian Brown on 28 September 1927, in Price, Carbon, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in World in 1950. He died on 31 March 1992, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Leland Oscar Nielsen
Frances Eva Mellor
Marriage: 14 October 1935
Leanna Jane Nielsen
Radell William Nielsen

Spouse and Children

14 October 1935
Los Angeles, California, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · Pioneer Park Opens

Age 2

A monument honoring the Provo pioneers and Indian war veterans was dedicated on July 24, 1909, as Pioneer Park opened to the public.

Age 24

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

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A fishing trip I will never forget

My dad was the most talented person I have ever known ,Jack of all trades and master of many others. He was very talented and it was because He worked so hard to improve what He did. He worked hard an …

Sources (3)

  • Leand Oscar Nielsen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Leland Oscar Nielsen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Leland Oscar Nielson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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