Valden Chamberlain

22 May 1916–4 July 1993 (Age 77)
Orderville, Kane, Utah, United States

The Life of Valden

When Valden Chamberlain was born on 22 May 1916, in Orderville, Kane, Utah, United States, his father, Mark Chamberlain, was 20 and his mother, Sally Heaton, was 21. He married Erma Margaret Peterson on 27 December 1950, in Idaho Falls Idaho Temple, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Election Precinct 3 Orderville, Kane, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 4 July 1993, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Mesa Cemetery, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Valden Chamberlain
1916–1993
Erma Margaret Peterson
1913–1996
Marriage: 27 December 1950
Vickie Chamberlain
1951–1977
Valae Chamberlain
1951–1984

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 December 1950
Idaho Falls Idaho Temple, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States
children

(2)

    Vickie Chamberlain

    Female1951–1977Female

    Female1951–1984Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1917

Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1919 · Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple Announced

Age 3

The Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple was announced on October 3, 1919. Don Carlos Young and Ramm Hansen were chosen to design the temple. The Mesa, Arizona temple was the first temple to be built in Arizona.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 21

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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

English: status name from Old French chambrelain, Norman French cambrelanc, cambrelen(c) ‘chamberlain’ (of Germanic origin, from kamer ‘chamber’, ‘room’, Latin camera ( see Chambers ) + the diminutive suffix -(l)ing). This was originally the name of an official in charge of the private chambers of his master.

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

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Story Highlight

Erma Margaret Peterson Chamberlain - A Life History Sketch

In a log cabin built on land her father had homesteaded near Central, Idaho, Erma Margaret Peterson, was born on June 23, 1913. She was the fourth and second surviving child of Martin Leander and Wil …

Sources (3)

  • Valden Chamberlain, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Valden Chamberlain, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Valden Chamberlain in household of Mark Chamberlain, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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