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Belva Peterson

Belva Peterson

Female 1920 - 1977  (56 years)

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  • Name Belva Peterson 
    Born 6 May 1920  Redmond, Sevier, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 5 Apr 1930  McGill, White Pine, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1930

    Nevada, White Pine, McGill, 5 Apr 1930, ED 17-10, sheet 6A, E Avenue E, dwelling 126, family 130

    Nels T. Peterson, head 34. Hazel, wife 33. They were both 20 when first married. Children: Belva, daughter 9; Lola, daughter 6; Jack W., son 2; Max C., son 2 months. The are renting a home for $15 a month; own a radio set; not a farm. He is an oiler in a coal plant for wages; he is a veteran of WWI. Belva and Lola are attending school; only the parents can read and write. All were born in Utah except for Jack and Max who were born in Nevada. Nels father was born in Utah, his mother in Denmark. Both of her parents were born in Utah. Next door to Jack and Irma Polson; Robert and Nellie Walters.  
    Age: 9 
    Census 12 Apr 1940  Redmond, Sevier, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1940

    Utah, Sevier, Redmond, 12 Apr 1940, ED 21-11, sheet 1A, dwelling 1

    Nels T. Peterson, head 44. Hazel, wife 43. Children: Belva A., daughter 18; Lola, daughter 16; Jack, son 12; Max, son 10; Devona, daughter 4; Clemont, son 2. They own their own home; valued at $500; not a farm. He is a Teamster for the WPA road project; income for 1939 was (illegible); had no other source of income. Belva was a librarian at (difficult to read but possibly a school). Income for 1939 was $168; no other source of income. Highest educational level: Nels, 8th; Hazel, H-1; Belva, H-4; Lola, H-1; Jack, 5th grade; Max, 3rd grade. All the children but Devona and Clement attended school within the census year. All were born in Utah except for the two youngest who were born in Nevada. They are living in the same house as on 1 Apr 1935. Next door to Warren and Mary Anderson.  
    Age: 19 
    Died 3 Jan 1977  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Mountain View Memorial Estates Cemetery, Cottonwood Heights, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9642  clanSoren | I9686-Carson
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2017 

    Father Nels Thomas Peterson,   b. 26 Feb 1896,   d. 30 Nov 1989  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Hazel Della Carson,   b. 16 Sep 1896, Leamington, Millard, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1973, Redmond, Sevier, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 13 Dec 1916  Manti, Sanpete, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F1348  Group Sheet

    Family Joseph Kruger Knorr,   b. 12 Dec 1917, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 2000, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 6 May 1949  Utah County, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F3438  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S26] Social Security Application and Claim Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry) (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Belva Peterson
      [Belva Peterson Knorr]
      [Belva Knorr]
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 6 May 1920
      Birth Place: Redmond, Utah
      Death Date: Jan 1977
      Father: Nels T Peterson
      Mother: Hazel D Carson
      Notes: Jul 1938: Name listed as BELVA PETERSON; Sep 1966: Name listed as BELVA PETERSON KNORR; 29 Dec 1987: Name listed as BELVA KNORR

    2. [S99] 1930 United States Federal Census, Fifteenth Census of the United States, (Ancestry), McGill, White Pine, Nevada; Roll: 1297; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0010; FHL microfilm: 2341032 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S306] 1940 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls., Redmond, Sevier, Utah; Roll: T627_4217; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 21-19 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S26] Social Security Application and Claim Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry), Utah (Before 1951) (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Belva Peterson
      [Belva Peterson Knorr]
      [Belva Knorr]
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 6 May 1920
      Birth Place: Redmond, Utah
      Death Date: Jan 1977
      Father: Nels T Peterson
      Mother: Hazel D Carson
      Notes: Jul 1938: Name listed as BELVA PETERSON; Sep 1966: Name listed as BELVA PETERSON KNORR; 29 Dec 1987: Name listed as BELVA KNORR

    5. [S172] BYU Idaho Special Collections and Family History, (BYU Idaho), Volume B, Page 624 (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage ID: 210377
      Groom's Surname Name: PETERSON
      Groom's First Name: Nelo Thomas
      Bride's Surname Name: CARSON
      Bride's First Name: Hazel
      Place: Manti
      Marriage Date: 13 Dec 1916
      County: Sevier
      State: Utah
      Bride's Residence:
      Groom's Residence:
      Volume: B
      Page: 624