Shirley Ann Jensen

6 October 1942–31 October 2008 (Age 66)
Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Shirley Ann

When Shirley Ann Jensen was born on 6 October 1942, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Rodney Siddoway Jensen, was 26 and her mother, Doris Irene Bird, was 22. She married Monte Lynn Scaggs on 2 October 1961, in Nevada, United States. She lived in Montesano, Grays Harbor, Washington, United States in 2001. She died on 31 October 2008, in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Garden City, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Monte Lynn Scaggs
Shirley Ann Jensen
Marriage: 2 October 1961

Spouse and Children

    Monte Lynn Scaggs



2 October 1961
Nevada, United States

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World Events (8)

1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 2

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.
1946 · First Zoning Ordinances Adopted

Age 4

First zoning ordinances and building codes were adopted in 1946.

Age 18

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a reduced form of Johannes ( see John ). This is Denmark's most frequent surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Shirley Ann Jensen in household of Rodney Siddoway Jensen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Shirley Jensen in entry for Gary Joseph Jensen, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"
  • Shirley Jensen in entry for Gary J Jenson, "Idaho, Southern Counties Obituaries, 1943-2013"

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