Soren Peter Rasmussen Bodker

8 May 1837–20 March 1913 (Age 75)
Tved, Kalø, Denmark

The Life Summary of Soren Peter

When Soren Peter Rasmussen Bodker was born on 8 May 1837, in Tved, Kalø, Denmark, his father, Rasmus Sorensen Bodker, was 31 and his mother, Ane Kjerstine Mikkelsen, was 19. He married Ane Mikkelsen or Mickelsen Løibørg on 17 May 1861, in Atlantic Ocean. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1861 and lived in Manti Utah Temple, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1900 and Logan Election Precinct, Howard, Nebraska, United States in 1910. He died on 20 March 1913, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Soren Peter Rasmussen Bodker
Ane Mikkelsen or Mickelsen Løibørg
Marriage: 17 May 1861
Anna Rasmussen
Christina Rasmussen
Katherine Rasmussen
Michael Rasmussen
Alex C Rasmussen
Mary Rasmussen
Albert Rasmusen
Emma Rasmussen

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  • Marriage
    17 May 1861Atlantic Ocean
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    World Events (8)

    1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch
    Age 1
    On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.
    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 22
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lars, Jorgen, Niels, Bent, Holger, Thor, Borge, Knute, Per, Alf.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Rasmus .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight


    Rasmus Sorensen was born 5 July 1805 in Tved, Randers, Denmark. He was the only one of Soren Rasmussen Bodker and Dorthe Marie Iversdatter Guldmand. His father died six days after he was born. He w …

    Sources (21)

    • Peter Rasmussen in entry for Katherine Schuler, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Soren Peter Rasmussen in household of Jens Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
    • Loren Peter Rasmussen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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