23 July 1832–28 September 1890 (Age 58)
Halden, Østfold, Norway
When Georgina Mary Larson was born on 23 July 1832, in Halden, Østfold, Norway, her father, Anders Larsen, was 33 and her mother, Helena Pedersen, was 34. She married James Cooper on 14 November 1863, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She died on 28 September 1890, in Mayfield, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Mayfield, Sanpete, Utah, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
Mary joined the church because of her sister Martha. The story is as follows: In 1859 Martha had gone to Oslo, Norway to work as a house keeper. Martha and her friend heard that the Mormon missionarie …