Dora M Mortenson

9 March 1902–21 November 1993 (Age 91)
Porterville, Morgan, Utah, United States

The Life of Dora M

When Dora M Mortenson was born on 9 March 1902, in Porterville, Morgan, Utah, United States, her father, William Mortenson, was 28 and her mother, Clara Carter, was 21. She married Rawlend Norman Gorder Sr. on 7 September 1922, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Morgan, Utah, United States in 1920 and Milton, Morgan, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 21 November 1993, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Milton Cemetery, Milton, Morgan, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rawlend Norman Gorder Sr.
1902–1967
Dora M Mortenson
1902–1993
Marriage: 7 September 1922
Rawlend Norman Gorder Jr.
1947–2021

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 September 1922
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(1)

    Rawlend Norman Gorder Jr.

    Male1947–2021Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1909 · A Summer Capitol

Age 7

Besides farming and shipping with the trolley up to Ogden Valley, there was an effort to convince the state of Utah to have a summer capitol near the town of Huntsville. Even though it didn’t happen, the Ogden Rapid Transit Company extended the Trolley route to Huntsville, so others could vacation there.
1927

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Mårtensson or Danish and Norwegian Mortensen , patronymics from Scandinavian forms of the personal name Martin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Dora Mariah Mortenson Gorder, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Dora Mirah Mortenson Gorder in household of Rawlend Norman Gorder, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Dora Mirah Mortenson Gorder in household of Rawlend Norman Gorder, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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