|Birth: ||Jan. 7, 1890|
|Death: ||Sep. 9, 1983|
Florence Naillon Christensen Anderson
Florence Naillon Christensen Anderson was born to Aaron Montgomery Naillon and Mary Sutton Naillon in Naillontown, Cocke County, Tennessee. When she was young, some time between 1900 and 1910, she and her family made the long journey across the country from Cocke County, Tennessee, to settle in Utah after joining the LDS Church. On 6 April 1911, she married Andrew Marinus Christensen in Provo, Utah.
Her obituary has not been located as yet. Below is a transcription from an article in the Provo Daily Herald announcing an Open House to celebrate her 84th birthday that includes family information:
Florence Christensen Anderson will be honored at an open house today at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Byron (Fawn) Ferguson, 3323 N. 175 E., Provo. Friends and relatives are invited to attend an open house from 3 to 6 p.m. to celebrate Mrs. Anderson's 84th birthday. The family requests no gifts.
Also hosting the event will be Mrs. Anderson's three daughters, Mrs. Max (Norda) Simkins, Mrs. Ralph (Gloria) Kuhni, and Mrs. Mary C. Duckett, all of Provo.
Her sons are William Christensen, American Fork; Richard Christensen, Provo; and Max Christensen, Walnut Creek, Calif.
Mrs. Anderson has served several times as president of the Primary in the Pioneer Ward and also as MIA president on several occasions. She has worked on Primary stake boards and has been a member of the Women's Legislative Council.
On April 6, 1910 *, Mrs. Anderson married Andrew Christensen in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died in 1966. In 1969, she married Carl Anderson and they reside in Provo.
--Source: Provo Daily Herald, 20 Jan. 1974, p. 34; transcribed by Annie Duckett Hundley, great granddaughter.
*NOTE: Utah Marriages 1887-1966 shows they married on that same date in 1911. Records also show they were sealed in the Salt Lake LDS Temple 30 Aug 1917.
Aaron Montgomery Naillon (1866 - 1947)
Mary Sutton Naillon (1868 - 1948)
Andrew Marinus Christensen (1890 - 1966)
James Cleon Anderson (1893 - 1989)*
Fawn Bernice Christensen Ferguson (1911 - 2000)*
Mary Margaret Christensen Anhder (1913 - 2005)*
Andrew Max Christensen (1916 - 1988)*
Norda Christensen Simkins (1918 - 1997)*
Jack N. Christensen (1923 - 1925)*
Gloria Christensen Kuhni (1926 - 2011)*
Richard Byron Christensen (1929 - 2012)*
William Garn Christensen (1929 - 2005)*
Jacob Naillon (1890 - 1960)*
Florence Naillon Christensen (1890 - 1983)
Harrison Naillon (1893 - 1978)*
William Halliday Naillon (1896 - 1949)*
Sarah M Naillon Salmonson (1898 - 1938)*
Matilda M Naillon Ringo (1901 - 1972)*
Fred Montgomery Naillon (1904 - 1977)*
Burlen Rowe Naillon (1906 - 1965)*
APR. 6, 1911
Note: Interment - 12 Sept 1983
Provo City Cemetery
Plot: Block 8 Lot 9B
Created by: Annie Duckett Hundley
Record added: Dec 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62607354