Eunice Larsen

1914–1957 (Age 43)
Roosevelt, Wasatch, Utah, United States

The Life of Eunice

When Eunice Larsen was born on 30 May 1914, in Roosevelt, Wasatch, Utah, United States, her father, Hyrum Leroy Larsen, was 21 and her mother, Hazel Neal Wilson, was 20. She married Arthur Melbourne Redding on 22 August 1932, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She lived in Roosevelt, Duchesne, Utah, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 30 August 1957, at the age of 43, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Eunice Larsen
Arthur Melbourne Redding
Marriage: 22 August 1932

Spouse & Children

22 August 1932
Salt Lake, Utah, United States

Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1916 · No-Ni-Shee Arch

Age 2

The No-Ni-Shee Arch was a temporary archway near the intersection of Main Street and South Temple in downtown Salt Lake City. The archway was built in 1916 for the Wizard of the Wasatch festival. The name No-Ni-Shee was derived from a mythical American Indian Salt Princess. Her tears caused the Great Salt Lake to be salty. The arch was dedicated to her and sprayed with salt water so that salt eventually crystallized on Main Street. The Wizard’s carnivals enlivened Utah’s summers for several years. The last Wizard of the Wasatch carnival was held in 1916, on the eve of World War I.

Age 13

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Eunice Larsen in household of Hyrum L Larsen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Eunice Larsen in household of Hyrum L Larsen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eunice Patricia Jappinen, "Montana, Lake County Records, 1857-2010"

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