Marian Ardith Nielsen

27 November 1943–21 August 1996 (Age 52)
Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Marian Ardith

When Marian Ardith Nielsen was born on 27 November 1943, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Ross Andrew Nielsen, was 35 and her mother, Alice Charlotte Shingleton, was 34. She died on 21 August 1996, in her hometown, at the age of 52.

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John Henry Spencer
1913–1984
Marian Ardith Nielsen
1943–1996

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World Events (8)

1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 1

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.
1952 · Uranium in Moab

Age 9

Uranium mining in Utah has a history going back more than 100 years but, it started as a byproduct of vanadium mining. With the development of Nuclear Weapons, Utah saw a uranium boom in the late 1940s and early 1950s, but uranium mining declined near the end of the Cold War. Currently Uranium is still being mined but just a small amount for power plants and for research.
1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 15

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

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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Sources (3)

  • Marian Ardith Nielsen Spencer, "Find A Grave Index"
  • MARIAN ARDITH SPENCER, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Marian Ardith Nielsen - Church record: burial: August 1996; Utah, Utah, United States

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