Oris Whitlock Hansen

27 October 1919–14 October 2006 (Age 86)
Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Oris Whitlock

When Oris Whitlock Hansen was born on 27 October 1919, in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Hans Thedore Hansen, was 34 and his mother, Enger Elverna Whitlock, was 32. He married Nelma Whiting on 27 November 1940, in Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Roy, Weber, Utah, United States for about 2 years and West Haven, Weber, Utah, United States in 2007. He died on 14 October 2006, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Roy, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oris Whitlock Hansen
1919–2006
Nelma Whiting
1921–2002
Marriage: 27 November 1940
Geraldine Hansen
1942–1998

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 November 1940
Sanpete, Utah, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1920

Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1920 · Farr Better Ice Cream

Age 1

The Farr Better Ice Cream Shop started as an ice harvesting business and became the first ice plant in a five state area. In March 1929 the ice plant started making its first ice cream with the original three flavors. The ice cream shop is one of the oldest continually operating ice cream shops in America.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 23

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

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

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Story Highlight

HANSEN, Oris Whitlock (1919) - received from Edith Breeze

Oris received his education in the Ephraim Elementary and High Schools. He spent his youth in Ephraim. After his marriage he moved to Glendale, California. He worked at the Lockheed Airplane Plant …

Sources (3)

  • Oris Whitlock Hansen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Oris Whitlock Hansen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Oris W Hansen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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