Eugene Davis Larsen

1921–2006 (Age 84)
Clifton, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life of Eugene Davis

When Eugene Davis Larsen was born on 20 September 1921, in Clifton, Franklin, Idaho, United States, his father, Peter William Larsen, was 44 and his mother, Dora May Davis, was 36. He married Verda Freer on 1 June 1945, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Kuna, Ada, Idaho, United States for about 1 years and Gooding, Gooding, Idaho, United States in 1949. He died on 2 January 2006, in Twin Falls, Idaho, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Gooding, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eugene Davis Larsen
Verda Freer
Marriage: 1 June 1945
Lana Larsen
Larry Larsen
Larry William Larsen
Sheri Larsen Hamm Sylten

Spouse & Children

1 June 1945
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


  • Lana Larsen


  • Larry Larsen


  • Male1950–1972Male

  • Sheri Larsen Hamm Sylten


Parents & Siblings



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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1928 · Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

Age 7

The Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge is a 74,000 acre refuge of open water and wetlands which hosts millions of migratory birds each year. The refuge was opened in 1928 on the Bear River Delta which flows into the Great Salt Lake.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

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)

  • Eugene Larsen in household of William Larsen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eugene Larsen in household of William E Larsen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Eugene D Larsen, "Idaho, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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