The Descendants of James Poulsen and Maren Arff, Utah Pioneers

Third Generation

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143. Blaine Marlen Poulsen (Edgar , James or Jens )

Blaine married Lenora Jean Pratt.

They had the following children:

+ 423 M i Michael Blaine Poulsen
+ 424 F ii Hal Pratt Poulsen
+ 425 F iii Dana Gail Poulsen
+ 426 F iv Lora Lee Poulsen
  427 M v Randal Lynn Poulsen
        Randal married Jo Ellen Evans.
  428 M vi Mark Leon Poulsen
        Mark married Katherine Joy Carter.
  429 M vii Lyle Kent Poulsen
        Lyle married Nancy Clayton.
  430 M viii Troy Marlen Poulsen
        Troy married Annalee Clayton.
  431 M ix James Edgar Poulsen
  432 F x Heather Jean Poulsen

151. Karl Blair Poulsen (Kenneth , James or Jens ) was born on 19 Aug 1920 in Liberty, Bear Lake, Idaho. He died on 18 Jun 1993. He was buried in Gooding,,Idaho.

Karl married Ruth Tueller daughter of Arnold Charles Tueller and Grace Elizabeth Sims on 7 Apr 1940. The marriage ended in divorce.Ruth was born on 11 Nov 1919 in Montpelier,Bear Lake, Idaho. She died on 18 Oct 2003 in Davis Medical Center,Layton,Davis,Utah. She was buried on 22 Oct 2003 in Smithfield,Cache,Utah.

Standard-Examiner (Ogden, UT) - October 21, 2003
Deceased Name: Ruth Tueller Spring
Ruth Tueller Spring, 83 passed away October 18, 2003 at the Davis Medical Center in Layton, UT.
Ruth was born November 11, 1919 in Montpelier Idaho to Arnold Charles and Grace Elizabeth Sims Tueller. Ruth graduated from Montpelier High School in 1937. In 1940 she was married to Blair K. Poulsen and they had four children. They later divorced and she married Darvel S. Spring on the first day of Spring 1949. Ruth worked as the secretary for the Dean of Engineering at USU for over 20 years. She also spent time working at the bank and travel agency in Smithfield. She was the County President of the DUP and gave many monthly lessons in Summit Camp. Ruth belonged to the same pinchole club for over 50 years. She loved cooking, knitting, crocheting, and made the best bread west of the Mississippi. Ruth was a member of the LDS Church and served in many various callings. She lived in Cache Valley until her husband Darvel passed away in 2001. She moved to Chancellor Gardens Assisted Living in Clearfield where she spent the remainder of her life.
Ruth is survived by her eight children: Billie (Paul) Buttars, Smithfield, UT; Ruth Anne Poulsen, Grand Junction, CO; Brenda (Pete) Jones, Sandy, UT; Russ (J.J.) Poulsen, West Jordan, UT; Julie (Alan) Hansen, Grace, ID; Brad (Patty) Spring, Salt Lake City, UT; Dorene E. Hymas, Montpelier, ID; Greg Spring, Layton, UT. One brother, Charles, three sisters; Georgea, Dona, Beverly; 24 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren also survive her. Her husband; son, Thomas Arnold; her parents and brothers, Bill and Jack; and one great-grandson Fuzzy preceded her in death.
The family of Ruth wishes to thank the staff at Chancellor Gardens for the loving and wonderful care they took of our Mom. Thank you to Dr. Reis and staff for their care and concern.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2003 at 12:00 noon in the Smithfield City Cemetery. There will be a viewing on Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Nelson Funeral Home, 85 South Main St, Smithfield, and also prior to the graveside services on Wed from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Condolences may be extended to the family online at www.nelsonfuneralhome.com
Standard-Examiner (Ogden, UT) Date: October 21, 2003 Record Number: 10CF64D1A7BB69D4 Copyright (c) 2003, Standard-Examiner

Karl and Ruth had the following children:

+ 433 F i Billie June Poulsen
  434 F ii Ruth Anne Poulsen
  435 F iii Brenda Poulsen
        Brenda married Pete Jones.
  436 M iv Russell Poulsen
        Russell married JJ.

158. Sarah Nelson (Charles Henry Nelson , James or Jens ) was born on 17 Jul 1896 in Liberty,Bear Lake,Idaho. She died on 20 Jan 1932. She was buried in Pineview Cemetery,Ashton,Fremont,Idaho.

Sarah married Claud Duval Henry son of Augustus Henry and Cathern Thornberg on 14 Aug 1923 in Saint Anthony,Fremont,Idaho. Claud was born on 9 Jan 1887 in Roseland,Adams,Nebraska. He died on 9 Apr 1948. He was buried in Pineview Cemetery,Ashton,Fremont,Idaho.

They had the following children:

  437 M i Donald Augustus Henry Lt.JG.,USNR was born on 6 Jul 1918 in Marysville,Fremont,Idaho. He died on 27 Apr 1945 in World War II. He was buried in Pineview Cemetery,Ashton,Fremont,Idaho.
  438 F ii Kate Jean Henry was born on 4 Jan 1932 in Of Idaho Falls,Bonneville,Idaho. She died on 4 Jan 1932 in Of Idaho Falls,Bonneville,Idaho.
  439 M iii Claud Duval Henry was born on 4 Jan 1932 in Of Idaho Falls,Bonneville,Idaho. He died on 4 Jan 1932.

159. Maud Ethel Nelson (Charles Henry Nelson , James or Jens ) was born on 28 Nov 1898 in Liberty,Bear Lake,Idaho. She died on 1 Dec 1958 in Salmon,Lemhi,Idaho. She was buried on 4 Dec 1958 in Salmon,Lemhi,Idaho.

Maud married Adrin Alonzo Merritt son of Samuel Alonzo Merritt and Mary Alice Miles on 5 Oct 1916 in Salt Lake City,Salt Lake,Utah. Adrin was born on 14 Oct 1891 in Peoa,Summit,Utah. He died on 6 Nov 1992 in Salt Lake City,Salt Lake,Utah. He was buried on 10 Nov 1992 in Salt Lake City,Salt Lake,Utah.

They had the following children:

  440 M i Rex Merritt was born on 28 Mar 1918 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 18 Apr 1918 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming.
  441 M ii Len Merritt was born on 10 Oct 1919 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 13 Aug 2000.
+ 442 M iii Monte Merritt
+ 443 F iv Susa Ruth Merritt
  444 M v Charles Dee Merritt was born on 13 Apr 1925 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 11 May 1947 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. He was buried on 14 May 1947 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming.
  445 M vi Adrain Casey Merritt was born on 18 Dec 1928 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 26 Feb 1929 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming.
  446 F vii Elaine Merritt was born on 1 Mar 1932 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. She died on 12 Jun 1991 in Ogden,Weber,Utah. She was buried on 15 Jun 1991 in Kaysville Cemetery,Kaysville,Davis,Utah.
  447 M viii Blaine Nelson Merritt was born on 8 Oct 1936 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 18 Jan 2005.
        Blaine married Sharon Gail Miller.
  448 M ix Merritt was born on 21 Aug 1940 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 21 Aug 1940 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming.
  449 M x Keith Merritt
  450 F xi Ramona Merritt
        Ramona married Johnson.
  451 F xii Paula Merritt
        Paula married Dee Webster.
  452 F xiii Shirley Merritt
        Shirley married Fry.

160. Ruth Maxine Nelson (Charles Henry Nelson , James or Jens ) was born on 31 Oct 1899 in Liberty,Bear Lake,Idaho. She died on 31 May 1980 in Ogden,Weber,Utah. She was buried on 3 Jun 1980 in Washington Heights Memorial Park,Ogden,Weber,Utah.

Ruth married (1) Stanley Rose.

Ruth married (2) Chauncey Collins Frost son of Chauncey West Frost and Sarah Alice Eliza Collins on 18 Oct 1922 in Ogden,Weber,Utah. The marriage ended in divorce.Chauncey was born on 5 Apr 1901 in Ogden,Weber,Utah. He died on 5 Nov 1946 in Ogden,Weber,Utah. He was buried in Ogden City Cemetery,Ogden,Weber,Utah.

They had the following children:

  453 M i Chauncey West Frost
  454 M ii Charles Robert Frost was born on 18 Sep 1924 in Ogden,Weber,Utah. He died on 27 Aug 2001 in Rupert,Minidoka,Idaho. He was buried on 1 Sep 2001 in Rupert,Minidoka,Idaho.
  455 M iii Frost was born on 10 Oct 1925 in Ogden,Weber,Utah. He died on 10 Oct 1925 in Ogden,Weber,Utah.
  456 M iv Keith Gorden Frost was born on 27 Aug 1926 in Ogden,Weber,Utah. He died on 2 Jun 1927 in Ogden,Weber,Utah.
  457 F v Patricia Maxine Frost was born on 22 Apr 1933 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. She died on 11 Dec 1973.
        Patricia married Homer Dickson Rich son of Clarence Edgar Rich and Martha May Dickson on 13 Oct 1950 in Evanston,Uinta,Wyoming. Homer was born on 31 Mar 1921 in Richville,Morgan,Utah. He died on 11 Sep 1973.

Ruth married (3) Ervin Blaine Thornock son of Daniel Ervin Thornock and Inger Christine Nelson. Ervin was born on 17 Sep 1900 in Randolph,Rich,Utah. He died on 3 May 1975.

162. Pearl Nelson (Charles Henry Nelson , James or Jens ) was born on 2 Apr 1903 in Thayne,Lincoln,Wyoming. She died on 22 Nov 1949 in Afton,Lincoln,Wyoming.

Pearl married John Peart Robinson son of John Robinson and Merelda Amelia or Angela Peart on 19 Mar 1922 in Pocatello,Bannock,Idaho. John was born on 27 Nov 1882 in Richmond,Cache,Utah. He died on 25 Oct 1948 in Afton,Lincoln,Wyoming. He was buried on 27 Oct 1948 in Freedom,Lincoln,Wyoming.

They had the following children:

  458 F i Susa Dot Robinson was born on 4 Oct 1924 in Freedom,Lincoln,Wyoming. She died on 1 Jan 1998.
        Susa married Donald Paul Erickson.
  459 F ii Sybil Pearl Robinson was born on 20 Dec 1930 in Freedom,Lincoln,Wyoming. She died on 22 Jan 1932.
  460 iii Robinson was born on 25 Feb 1943 in Freedom,Lincoln,Wyoming. Robinson died on 25 Feb 1943 in Freedom,Lincoln,Wyoming.
  461 M iv Robinson
        Robinson married Corsi daughter of George Elmo Corsi and Annie Viola Ames.

163. Susan Myrle Nelson (Charles Henry Nelson , James or Jens ) was born on 9 Mar 1906 in Thayne,Lincoln,Wyoming. She died on 3 Oct 1991 in Pocatello,Bannock,Idaho. She was buried on 8 Oct 1991 in Frontier,Lincoln,Wyoming.

Susan married Delbert Schiess son of Hans Jacob Schiess and Susanna Stauffer on 8 May 1925 in Glen,Caribou,Idaho. Delbert was born on 13 May 1905 in Freedom,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 29 Jul 1977 in Pocatello,Bannock,Idaho. He was buried on 1 Aug 1977 in Freedom,Lincoln,Wyoming.

They had the following children:

+ 462 F i Schiess
  463 F ii Betty Lou Schiess was born on 19 Jun 1925 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. She died on 19 Jun 1925 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming.

164. Reed Hymas Nelson (Charles Henry Nelson , James or Jens ) was born on 22 Jul 1908 in Thayne,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 21 Jun 1982.

Reed married Annie VaLois Robinson daughter of Alvin Robinson and Olive Hanson on 9 Apr 1930. Annie was born on 3 Jul 1912 in Freedom,Lincoln,Wyoming. She died on 2 Sep 2006 in Kaysville,Davis,Utah. She was buried on 6 Sep 2006 in Kaysville City Cemetery,Kaysville,Davis,Utah.

Standard-Examiner (Ogden, UT) - September 5, 2006
Deceased Name: VaLois A. Robinson Nelson
KAYSVILLE - VaLois A. Robinson Nelson, 94, passed away Saturday, September 2, 2006 at her home. She was born July 3, 1912 in Freedom, Wyoming, to Alvin and Olive Hansen Robinson. She lived in Star Valley, WY until 1952 and has resided in Kaysville for the last 54 years.
VaLois married Reed Hymas Nelson on April 9, 1930, in Freedom, WY. He passed away on June 21, 1982. Together they enjoyed square dancing; they loved camping and fishing and traveling with family.
VaLois was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where she served in Primary, as Librarian, and visiting teacher supervisor. She was a visiting teacher for over 35 years.
She loved being with her family and enjoyed being a homemaker, but also worked for Clover Club Foods.
VaLois is survived by her sons, Alan R.(Mary) Nelson and Charley D. Nelson, Kaysville; and her daughter, Jennie (Brent) McQueen, Twin Falls, ID; 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her brothers, Keith, Alvin and Blake; and sisters Ione, Verna, and Etta Ann.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 6, 2006 at 2 p.m. at the Lindquists Kaysville Mortuary, 400 North Main. Friends and family may call Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 12:45 to 1:45 prior to the service.
Interment, Kaysville City Cemetery.
e-mail condolences to the family at llm@lindquistmortuary.com
Standard-Examiner (Ogden, UT) Date: September 5, 2006 Record Number: 113F4FB84DF19868 Copyright (c) 2006, Standard-Examiner

Reed and Annie had the following children:

  464 F i Jennie Nelson
        Jennie married Brent McQueen son of Lloyd Hugh McQueen.
  465 M ii Val Gene Nelson was born on 7 Jun 1934 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 2 Dec 1986.
  466 M iii Alan R. Nelson
        Alan married Mary.
  467 M iv Charley D. Nelson

165. Max Hymas Nelson (Charles Henry Nelson , James or Jens ) was born on 31 Jan 1912 in Thayne,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 7 Jun 1988 in Auburn,Lincoln,Wyoming.

Besides the 2 daughters, they also had another daughter and 2 sons.

Max married Ada Hurd daughter of Mahonri Knighton Hurd and Lucy Andersen.

They had the following children:

  468 F i Maxine Nelson
        Maxine married Bruce S. Hepworth.
  469 F ii Deana Nelson was born on 3 May 1938 in Auburn,Lincoln,Wyoming. She died on 23 Oct 1996.
        Deana married Eugene K. Worton.
  470 F iii Nelson
  471 M iv Nelson
+ 472 M v Ellis H. Nelson

168. Wan A. Nelson (Charles Henry Nelson , James or Jens ) was born on 20 Aug 1917 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 4 Oct 1992 in Ogden,Weber,Utah. He was buried on 9 Oct 1992 in Kaysville,Davis,Utah.

Wan married Keeler daughter of Leroy Howard Keeler and Mary Leola Heap.

They had the following children:

  473 M i Russel W. Nelson was born on 16 Jul 1946 in Afton,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 16 Jul 1946 in Afton,Lincoln,Wyoming. He was buried on 17 Jul 1946 in Freedom,Lincoln,Wyoming.

170. Ford Nelson (Charles Henry Nelson , James or Jens ) was born on 15 Jan 1922 in Bedford,Lincoln,Wyoming. He died on 1 Jun 1967 in Downey,Bannock,Idaho. He was buried on 3 Jun 1967 in Downey Cemetery,Downey,Bannock,Idaho.

They had 4 additional children, 2 boys and 2 girls.

Ford married Laura Keeler daughter of Leroy Howard Keeler and Mary Leola Heap.

They had the following children:

  474 F i Nelson was born on 26 Aug 1964 in Downey,Bannock,Idaho. She died on 26 Aug 1964 in Downey,Bannock,Idaho. She was buried on 26 Aug 1964 in Downey,Bannock,Idaho.

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