Marion Jean Christensen

8 November 1933–9 October 2014 (Age 80)
Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States

The Life of Marion Jean

When Marion Jean Christensen was born on 8 November 1933, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, her father, Reed Lavar Christensen, was 21 and her mother, Mable Page, was 22. She married Dean Wayne Esplin on 25 August 1953, in Bonneville, Idaho, United States. She lived in Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Basalt Election Precinct, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 9 October 2014, in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dean Wayne Esplin
1932–1999
Marion Jean Christensen
1933–2014
Marriage: 25 August 1953

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 August 1953
Bonneville, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1945 · Idaho Falls Idaho Temple Dedication

Age 12

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.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 22

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marion Jean Christensen Esplin in household of Dean Wayne Esplin, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Marion Jean Christensen in household of Reed Lavar Christensen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Marion Jean Christensen in household of Reed Lavar Christensen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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