Scott Reed Nielsen

19 September 1961–1 May 2000 (Age 38)
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life of Scott Reed

When Scott Reed Nielsen was born on 19 September 1961, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Reed Owen Nielsen, was 24 and his mother, Aleta May Wharton, was 23. He died on 1 May 2000, at the age of 38, and was buried in Portage Cemetery, Portage, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reed Owen Nielsen
Aleta May Wharton
Wesley Owen Nielsen
Scott Reed Nielsen

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1962 · The Cuban Missile Crisis

Age 1

The Cuban Missile Crisis was a 13-day confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union because of Soviet ballistic missile deployment in Cuba. This confrontation was the closest that the Cold War became a nuclear war.
1962 ·

Age 1

Moving to Ogden in the late 1950s, the Osmond’s started their careers by singing to many people at different venues throughout the City and as well as on Disneyland after Dark. Even though each child of the Osmond family has gone their separate ways. They still visit their childhood homes and the people that helped them learn music.
1972 · A Temple in the Land

Age 11

The Ogden Temple was dedicated on January 18, 1972 being the first temple in Ogden and the fifth temple in Utah. The temple has been a staple of the growth of ogden since its dedication. The original building no longer exists after a renovation project in 2011 but the temple that took its place still has the same effect on the city and surrounding areas.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Scott Reed Neilsen in entry for Reed Owen Neilsen, "Utah, Brigham City Family History Center, Obituary Collection, 1930-2015"
  • Scott Reed Nielsen in entry for Aleta May Wharton Nielsen Thompson, "Utah, Tremonton and Garland Obituaries, 1959-2013"
  • Scott Reed Nielsen in entry for Aleta May Wharton Nielsen Thompson, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"

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