Jessie Evelyn Bennion

13 August 1928–28 January 2015 (Age 86)
Meeteetse, Park, Wyoming, United States

The Life of Jessie Evelyn

When Jessie Evelyn Bennion was born on 13 August 1928, in Meeteetse, Park, Wyoming, United States, her father, Lewis Clifton Bennion Sr, was 27 and her mother, Alma Evelyn Creager, was 24. She married Jerry Waldermar Nelson on 7 November 1948, in Meeteetse, Park, Wyoming, United States. She lived in Park, Wyoming, United States for about 5 years and Election District 4, Park, Wyoming, United States in 1940. She died on 28 January 2015, in Cody, Park, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Meeteetse, Park, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Keller
1918–2009
Jessie Evelyn Bennion
1928–2015
Marriage: 26 December 1992

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 December 1992
Meeteetse, Park, Wyoming, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1929

Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931

Age 3

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment

Age 23

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

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Einion, ‘son of Einion’ ( see Eynon ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jessie Evelyn Bennion in household of Lewis Clifton Bennion, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Jessie Evelyn Bennion in household of Lewis Clifton  Sr. Bennion, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Jessie Bennion in household of Lewis Bennion, "United States Census, 1940"

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