Nina Jean Neeley

28 March 1925–25 July 2013 (Age 88)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Nina Jean

When Nina Jean Neeley was born on 28 March 1925, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Ezra Lowe Neeley, was 23 and her mother, Elva Marie Hansen, was 21. She married Gene Edward Christensen on 17 August 1945, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 25 July 2013, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gene Edward Christensen
1921–2017
Nina Jean Neeley
1925–2013
Marriage: 17 August 1945
Gwendolyn Jean Christensen
1946–2006

Spouse and Children

    Gene Edward Christensen

    Male1921–2017Male

    Female1925–2013Female

MARRIAGE
17 August 1945
Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Female1925–2013Female

    Robert Paul Neeley

    Male1926–2017Male

    Grace Elva Neeley

    Female1929–2016Female

    Male1930–1984Male

World Events (8)

1927

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1928 · The Tower Theater

Age 3

The Tower Theatre is a historic film theater operated by the Salt Lake Film Society. The theater presents independent films and is a venue for the Sundance Film Festival. It also presents classic films on occasional weekends and hosts a movie-rental library for those that want to expand their cinematic knowledge.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 23

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McNeely .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nina Jean Neeley Christensen in household of Gene Edward Christensen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Nina Gean Neeley in household of Ezra Lowe Neeley, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Nina J Neeley in household of Ezra L Neeley, "United States Census, 1930"

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