Clarence George Madsen

5 April 1919–10 February 1986 (Age 66)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Clarence George

When Clarence George Madsen was born on 5 April 1919, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, William Henning Madsen, was 42 and his mother, Rosina Lockyer, was 40. He married Vaudis Lou Richards on 24 December 1942. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. He registered for military service in 1939. He died on 10 February 1986, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence George Madsen
1919–1986
Vaudis Lou Richards
1921–1996
Marriage: 24 December 1942
Darrell Dennis Madsen
1955–2017

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1942
children

(1)

    Darrell Dennis Madsen

    Male1955–2017Male

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.
1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.

Age 4

President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 18

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from a pet form of Mathias ( see Matthew ).

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

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Story Highlight

Clarence George Madsen

Flew a commercial plane, crashed while Cindy was at Girl Scout camp. Also ran a Mercury/Cougar dealership.

Sources (3)

  • Clarence George Madsen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Clarence George Madsen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Clarence George Madsen in household of Rose Lockyer Madsen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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