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Grace Telle Cannon Neslen
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1880
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1945
Idaho, USA

Grace Telle Cannon Neslen was born on Thursday January 1st,1880 to George Quayle and Martha Telle Cannon in Salt Lake City,Utah.Grace spent her childhood on the Cannon Family Farm which was located on the East Bank of the Jordan River.Grace attended Grade School on the Cannon Farm with her Mother Martha as her teacher.She then attended the private School of Camilla Cobb,LDS college.and the University of Utah. Grace then went to the Boston Cooking School in Boston,Mass. Upon her return to Salt Lake,she opened her own cooking school which was called"Miss Cannon's School of Cookery". She is remembered for being a gracious hostess and expert at cooking delious dinners.On Thursday October 25th,1905 Grace married Charles Clarence Neslen in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.Grace was kept very busy taking care of her Family.She became Primary President of the 20th Ward,and was a member of the Y.L.M.I.A Board,where she served more than twenty years.During World War Two,Grace accompaned her husband who was ordered to the 145th Field Artillery Regement to San Luis Obiisto,and then to Fort Lewis Washington.While their she used her talents in cooking meals for the Soldiers serving our Country. On Monday,September 25th,1945,Grace and her husband,along with members of the Y.L.M.I.A.Board were returning home from the dedication of the Idaho Falls Temple,when the car they were in was hit by another car in Blackfoot,Idaho and her life was taken. Grace is survived by her husband Charles Clarence Neslen,children,Clarence Cannon(Leon),Robert Cannon(Margaret) Neslen,Gertrude Cannon(Alan)Thody,George Quayle(Eleanor)Neslen,and Charles Richard Neslen, and six Grandchildren.Grace's Funeral was held in the 20th Ward Chapel filled to capacity on Thursday October 4th,1945. Grace was buried in the Salt Lake Cemetery in the Neslen family plot. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Quayle Cannon (1827 - 1901)
  Martha Telle Cannon (1846 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Clarence Neslen (1879 - 1967)*
 
 Children:
  Clarence Cannon Neslen (1907 - 1970)*
  Robert Cannon Neslen (1908 - 1988)*
  Gertrude Cannon,Thody Neslen Bennion (1911 - 2012)*
  George Quayle Neslen (1915 - 1982)*
  Charles Richard Neslen (1923 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rosina Matthews Cannon Lambert (1852 - 1939)**
  George Quayle Cannon (1856 - 1856)**
  John Quayle Cannon (1857 - 1931)**
  Abraham Hoagland Cannon (1859 - 1896)**
  Frank Jenne Cannon (1859 - 1933)**
  Georgianna Hoagland Cannon (1861 - 1863)**
  George Hoagland Cannon (1863 - 1863)**
  Elizabeth Hoagland Cannon (1865 - 1867)**
  Mary Alice Hoagland Cannon Cannon (1867 - 1909)**
  Lillian Ann Hoagland Cannon (1869 - 1870)**
  Amelia Telle Cannon Chamberlin (1870 - 1937)**
  William Tenney Cannon (1870 - 1949)**
  Hugh Jenne Cannon (1870 - 1931)**
  David Hoagland Cannon (1871 - 1892)**
  Rosannah Jenne Cannon Irvine (1871 - 1969)**
  Lewis Telle Cannon (1872 - 1946)*
  Hester Telle Cannon Richards (1872 - 1936)*
  Emily Hoagland Cannon Willey (1874 - 1955)**
  Brigham Telle Cannon (1874 - 1954)*
  Read Tenney Cannon (1875 - 1905)**
  Joseph Jenne Cannon (1877 - 1945)**
  Willard Telle Cannon (1877 - 1937)*
  Sylvester Quayle Cannon (1877 - 1943)**
  Grace Telle Cannon Neslen (1880 - 1945)
  Preston Jenne Cannon (1881 - 1941)**
  Karl Quayle Cannon (1881 - 1934)**
  Radcliffe Quayle Cannon (1883 - 1961)*
  Clawson Young Cannon (1885 - 1977)**
  Espey Telle Cannon (1886 - 1971)*
  Edwin Quayle Cannon (1886 - 1971)**
  Angus Jenne Cannon (1887 - 1957)**
  Collins Telle Cannon (1888 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Pat Hatch
Record added: Jan 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84099971
Grace Telle <i>Cannon</i> Neslen
Added by: Pat Hatch
 
Grace Telle <i>Cannon</i> Neslen
Added by: Pat Hatch
 
Grace Telle <i>Cannon</i> Neslen
Added by: Pat Hatch
 
 
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- Joyce
 Added: Oct. 19, 2014
I look forward to the day when I will be able to meet you . Your Granddaughter, With Love,Pat
- Pat Hatch
 Added: Jan. 27, 2012
 
 
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