William Denton Christiansen

5 July 1920–26 July 1995 (Age 75)
Moreland, Bingham, Idaho, United States

The Life of William Denton

When William Denton Christiansen was born on 5 July 1920, in Moreland, Bingham, Idaho, United States, his father, William Hans Christiansen, was 35 and his mother, Elsie Richardson, was 33. He married Polly Elizabeth Riggs on 6 September 1954, in Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 26 July 1995, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Denton Christiansen
Jewell Evelyn Neal
Marriage: 5 March 1967
Darlene L. Bunn Christiansen Jamer
Rodney LaMont Bunn Christiansen

Spouse and Children

5 March 1967
Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Danish and Norwegian: variant of Christensen .2 North German: patronymic from Christian .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Denbon Christiansen in household of William H Christiansen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Denton W Christiansen, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Denton W Christiansen, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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