Eldon A Farrens

16 May 1913–20 September 1999 (Age 86)
Braddyville, Page, Iowa, United States

The Life of Eldon A

When Eldon A Farrens was born on 16 May 1913, in Braddyville, Page, Iowa, United States, his father, Cicero Alexander Farrens, was 22 and his mother, Hazel Maud Kellogg, was 22. He married Naomia Forrest Sims on 13 March 1931, in Greeley, Weld, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Hepburn, Page, Iowa, United States in 1915 and Election District 3, Laramie, Wyoming, United States in 1940. He died on 20 September 1999, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Eldon A Farrens
Edna Lillian Binggeli
Marriage: 21 December 1940
Edward Eldon Farrens
Rose Ann Farrens
RoseAnn Farrens

Spouse and Children

21 December 1940


    Edward Eldon Farrens


    RoseAnn Farrens


    Rose Ann Farrens


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World Events (8)

1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

Age 2

In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 24

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Farren , with English patronymic -s.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eldon Farrens, "Iowa State Census, 1915"
  • Eldon A Fanens in household of Cisero A Fanens, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elan A Farrens in household of Ciscero A Farrens, "United States Census, 1930"

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