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elementary school educator

Shirley Ruth Swenson was American elementary school educator. Certified teacher elementary education, special education, library, Utah. Guide, Nauvoo (Illinois) Restoration, 1969-1970; missionary Latter Day Saints Church, southern states, 1961-1963. Member Daughters of the American Revolution, Mayflower Society, Utah Educational Association, Daughters Utah Pioneers (company treasurer).

Background

Swenson, Shirley Ruth was born on December 22, 1935 in Provo, Utah, United States. Daughter of Karl Warnick and Ruth Irene (Eldredge) Swenson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University, 1958. Master of Education, Brigham Young University, 1972.

Career

Teacher 2d grade Sevier School District, Richfield, Utah, 1958-1959, Jordan School District, Sandy, 1959-1961. Teacher 3d grade Alpine School District, American Fork, 1963-1971, resource teacher, 1971-1997, team leader Barratt Elementary, 1992-1997. Retired, 1997.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher elementary education, special education, library, Utah.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Swen Swenson Descendants, 1955, Nebeker Family Book, 1979.

Membership

Guide, Nauvoo (Illinois) Restoration, 1969-1970. Missionary Latter Day Saints Church, southern states, 1961-1963. Member Daughters of the American Revolution, Mayflower Society, Utah Educational Association, Daughters Utah Pioneers (company treasurer).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Genealogy, family history, needlecrafts.

Connections

father:
Karl Warnick Swenson

mother:
Ruth Irene (Eldredge) Swenson