Robert Earl Jepson

1 December 1943–11 October 1997 (Age 53)
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life of Robert Earl

When Robert Earl Jepson was born on 1 December 1943, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Richard Prince Jepson, was 30 and his mother, Virginia Green, was 24. He had at least 1 son. He died on 11 October 1997, in Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Prince Jepson
1913–1998
Virginia Green
1919–2005
Robert Earl Jepson
1943–1997
Steven Green Jepson
1948–1973
Lynn Alan Jepson
1950–1998

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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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.
1950 · Utah's Second Largest City

Age 7

Ogden was known as the second largest city in Utah during the 1950s, but for most of the residents it was number one. It was just the right size to keep the privacy of the citizens, but was a robust busy city. It was the fastest growing city in Utah after the end of World War II and the Korean War.
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

1 Americanized spelling of Danish and North German Jepsen .2 English: patronymic from a short form of Jeffrey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robert Earl Jepson in household of Richard Prince Jepson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Robert Earl Jepson in household of Richard Prince Jepson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Robert E Jepson in entry for Virginia Green Jepson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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