Dennis W. NELSON

19 January 1930–20 February 2010 (Age 80)
Archer, Madison, Idaho, United States

The Life of Dennis W.

When Dennis W. NELSON was born on 19 January 1930, in Archer, Madison, Idaho, United States, his father, George Francis Nelson, was 33 and his mother, Susan Isabel Weekes, was 31. He married Rita Johnson on 18 November 1948, in Idaho Falls, Bingham, Idaho, United States. He lived in World for about 10 years and Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States in 1998. He died on 20 February 2010, in Archer, Madison, Idaho, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Sutton Cemetery, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dennis W. NELSON
1930–2010
Rita Johnson
1930–2020
Marriage: 18 November 1948

Spouse and Children

    Male1930–2010Male

    Rita Johnson

    Female1930–2020Female

MARRIAGE
18 November 1948
Idaho Falls, Bingham, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1931

Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1945 · Idaho Falls Idaho Temple Dedication

Age 15

On September 23, 1945, the Idaho Falls Idaho Temple was dedicated by George Albert Smith, making it the first temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Idaho.
1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment

Age 21

Before the Twenty-second Amendment, the Presidency didn’t have a set number limit on how many times they could be elected or re-elected to the office of President of the United States. The Amendment sets that limit to two times, consecutively or not, and sets additional conditions for presidents who succeed to the unexpired terms of their predecessors.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: patronymic from the medieval personal name Nel or Neal, Anglo-Scandinavian forms of the Gaelic name Niall ( see Neill ). This was adopted by the Scandinavians in the form Njal and was introduced into northern England and East Anglia by them, rather than being taken directly from Gaelic.2 Americanized spelling of the like-sounding Scandinavian names Nilsen , Nielsen , and Nilsson .

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

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Story Highlight

Dennis W. & Rita Johnson Nelson Family

Dennis W. Nelson, born January 1, 1930 to George Francis Nelson and Isabel Weekes in the old log family home in Archer, Idaho. He was welcomed by 2 brothers, Chester and Lynn, and 2 sisters, Zula and …

Sources (3)

  • Dennis W Nelson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Dennis W Nelson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Dennis W Nelson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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