Marva Dawn Stringfellow

21 October 1927–21 September 2005 (Age 77)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Marva Dawn

When Marva Dawn Stringfellow was born on 21 October 1927, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Earl Day Stringfellow, was 39 and her mother, Sarah Melissa Wright, was 35. She married Jack Floyd Rasmussen on 11 December 1946, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States. She died on 21 September 2005, in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Victor Cemetery, Victor, Teton, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jack Floyd Rasmussen
1924–2007
Marva Dawn Stringfellow
1927–2005
Marriage: 11 December 1946

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 December 1946
Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1928 · Bryce Canyon National Park

Age 1

Bryce Canyon, being named after Ebenezer Bryce, was designated first as a national monument by President Warren G. Harding in 1923 but was re-designated as a nation park in 1928 by Congress.
1929

Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 21

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): nickname for a powerful man, Middle English streng ‘mighty’, ‘strong’ + felaw ‘fellow’ ( see Fellows ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marva Dawn Stringfellow Rasmussen in household of Jack Floyid Rasmussen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Marva Dawn Stringfellow Rasmussen in household of Jack Floyd Rasmussen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Marva Dawn Stringfellow in household of Earl D Stringfellow, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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