Evelyn Alice Petersen

22 May 1913–31 January 1974 (Age 60)
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Evelyn Alice

When Evelyn Alice Petersen was born on 22 May 1913, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, her father, Hans Christian Frederik Peterson, was 39 and her mother, Alice Matida Valentine, was 35. She married Leo Jack Crofts on 26 November 1932, in Box Elder, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 31 January 1974, at the age of 60, and was buried in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Leo Jack Crofts
Evelyn Alice Petersen
Marriage: 26 November 1932
Joan Evelyn Crofts

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World Events (8)

1914 · Hotel Brigham Built
Age 1
Constructed in two phases, 1914 and 1924, Hotel Brigham was originally built to house transient railroad workers.
1915 · Dinosaur National Monument
Age 2
Dinosaur National Monument is a park that contains over 800 paleontological sites and fossils. It was declared a National Monument on October 4, 1915.
Age 18
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from Peter .

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

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Sources (17)

  • Evelyn Alice Peterson Croft, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Evelyn Peterson in household of Hans C Peterson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Evelyn Peterson in household of Hans C Peterson, "United States Census, 1930"

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