Lois Marsh

28 March 1920–11 November 2009 (Age 89)
Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life of Lois

When Lois Marsh was born on 28 March 1920, in Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States, her father, David Richard Marsh, was 53 and her mother, Eliza Marietta Peterson, was 41. She married Earl Carl Donald Slager on 18 December 1942, in Saint Johns, Oneida, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Box Elder Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 11 November 2009, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Earl Carl Donald Slager
1911–1996
Lois Marsh
1920–2009
Marriage: 18 December 1942
Sydnee Joyce Slager
1951–2018

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 December 1942
Saint Johns, Oneida, Idaho, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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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.
1928 · Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

Age 8

The Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge is a 74,000 acre refuge of open water and wetlands which hosts millions of migratory birds each year. The refuge was opened in 1928 on the Bear River Delta which flows into the Great Salt Lake.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 24

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by or in a marsh or fen, Middle English mershe (Old English mersc), or a habitational name from any of various minor places named with this word, for example in Shropshire and Sussex.

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

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Story Highlight

Life story of Lois Marsh Slager

I was born in Willard, Utah March 28, 1920 to David R Marsh and Eliza Marretta Petersen, Moore, Marsh. I am an only child of these two. I have two half brothers Lelan Austin Moore born May 1910, and M …

Sources (3)

  • Lois Marsh Slager in household of Earl Carl Slager, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lois Marsh Slager in household of Earl Carl Slager, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Lois Marsh Slager in household of Earl C Slager, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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