Maynard Lindsey Erickson

23 September 1935–8 May 1986 (Age 50)
Sunnyside, Carbon, Utah, United States

The Life of Maynard Lindsey

When Maynard Lindsey Erickson was born on 23 September 1935, in Sunnyside, Carbon, Utah, United States, his father, Russell O'Neil Erickson, was 25 and his mother, Effie Delilah Lindsey, was 18. He married JoAnn Taylor on 24 August 1956, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Castle Gate, Carbon, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 8 May 1986, in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States.

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Maynard Lindsey Erickson
JoAnn Taylor
Marriage: 24 August 1956

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24 August 1956
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

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World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1938 · The DI is Opened To The Public

Age 3

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.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 14

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

Respelling of a Scandinavian and North German patronymic derived from the Old Norse personal name Eiríkr, which is composed of ei ‘ever’, ‘always’ (or a reduced form of ein ‘one’, ‘only’) + rík ‘power’. The main forms are Erichsen , Eriksen , Ericsson , and Eriksson .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Maynard Erickson in household of Russell Erickson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Maynard Lindsey Erickson, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Maynard L Erickson, "United States Public Records, 1970-2009"

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