Adolf Marcus Vilhelm Pedersen

5 July 1867–20 October 1888 (Age 21)
Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Life Summary of Adolf Marcus Vilhelm

When Adolf Marcus Vilhelm Pedersen was born on 5 July 1867, in Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, Denmark, his father, Peder Kofoed Ibsen, was 47 and his mother, Thora Caroline Amalie Pedersen, was 21. He died on 20 October 1888, in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 21, and was buried in Pioneer Cemetery, Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 1
Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · Magasin Du Nord
Age 1
Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 8
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Niels, Bjorn, Knud, Nils, Anders, Jorgen, Egil, Einer, Knut, Peer.Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Peder (see Peter ). This surname is also found in northern Germany. Compare Petersen 2 and Peterson 1.English: variant of Peterson .

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

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  • Birth & baptism of Adolph M W Petersen-Kirkebøger; ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G94C-7JVH
  • Adolf Marius Vilhelm Petersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Aldoph M Nielsen, "Find A Grave Index"

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