Christian Rasmussen Paystrup

27 December 1881–5 January 1963 (Age 81)
Nørre Tranders, Ålborghus, Denmark

The Life Summary of Christian Rasmussen

When Christian Rasmussen Paystrup was born on 27 December 1881, in Nørre Tranders, Ålborghus, Denmark, his father, Jens Christian Paystrup, was 37 and his mother, Karen Kirsten Rasmussen, was 28. He married Hertha Maria Christensen on 21 January 1907, in Levan, Juab, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Levan, Juab, Utah, United States for about 25 years and Levan Election Precinct, Juab, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 5 January 1963, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Levan, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christian Rasmussen Paystrup
Hertha Maria Christensen
Marriage: 21 January 1907
Lorna Alverta Paystrup
Cleon LeRoy Paystrup
Raymond Grover Paystrup
Lamont Christian Paystrup
Laurence Chester Paystrup
Herman Vernon Paystrup
Glenis Dora Paystrup
Glen Dorian Paystrup

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 January 1907Levan, Juab, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 1
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
    1896 · Utah becomes a state
    Age 15
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
    Age 22
    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

    Name Meaning

    From Latin Christianus ‘follower of Christ’, in use as a given name from the Middle Ages onwards, especially as a girl's name. The name of Christ (Greek Khristos) is a translation of the Hebrew term Messiah ‘anointed’.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (28)

    • Christian Paystrup in entry for Lorna A Paystrup, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Christian Paystrup, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Chris Paystrup in entry for R H Green and Lorna Paystrup, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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