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 Louis Eldon Peterson

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Louis Eldon Peterson

  • Birth 27 Oct 1909 Marriott, Weber County, Utah, USA
  • Death 13 Apr 1969 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
  • Burial Ogden, Weber County, Utah, USA
  • Memorial ID 98697943

Louis was born in Utah of pioneer ancestors. He began raising cattle at an early age and over the years, he became a well known cattleman of the Peterson Bros. Herefords with his brother, Rulon, in Roy, Utah, and Elko, Nevada. He raised purebred Herefords throughout the western states and won many awards for his championship cattle. He was also known as Grassman of the Year for his work in developing a beautiful 25,000 acre ranch in Nevada. He and Dorothy lived in Nevada raised a family of 3 children in Elko: Donna, Jay, and Janet Peterson.
Louis and Dorothy were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Louis was a counselor in the Humboldt Stake and managed the church ranch for the Stake of the church.


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  • Maintained by: Donna Brown
  • Originally Created by: Linda Madsen O'Driscoll
  • Added: 11 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 98697943
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Louis Eldon Peterson (27 Oct 1909–13 Apr 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 98697943, citing Washington Heights Memorial Park, Ogden, Weber County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Donna Brown (contributor 47067584) .