Elsie Marie Christensen Andersen

13 September 1852–5 February 1939 (Age 86)
Hørby, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life Summary of Elsie Marie Christensen

When Elsie Marie Christensen Andersen was born on 13 September 1852, in Hørby, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Jens Jacobsen, was 27 and her mother, Anne Catherine Christensdatter, was 25. She married George Brown Bailey on 8 February 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States in 1930. She died on 5 February 1939, in Ucon, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Ucon, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Brown Bailey
Elsie Marie Christensen Andersen
Marriage: 8 February 1868
Mary Ann Bailey
Edward Frank Bailey
James Andersen Bailey
Heber John Bailey
Elsie Victoria Bailey
William Thomas Bailey
Jesse Henry Bailey
John Israel Bailey
Earl Frederick Bailey Sr

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 February 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 7
    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.
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries 1865: Called Taylor's Crossing, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1866: Named changed to Eagle Rock, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Still Eagle Rock, Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1891: Renamed Idaho Falls, Bingham, Idaho, United States 1911: Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 23
    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, Niels, Lars, Nels, Per, Anders, Holger, Jorgen, Thor, Bjorn, Helmer, Alf.Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas . Compare Anderson 1.Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersson 2.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Andersen Family west with the Peter Nebeker Company 1866

    Trail Excerpts of those that traveled in the Peter Nebeker Company 1866 400 individuals and 62 wagons were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at …

    Sources (70)

    • Elsi Marie Christensen in household of Jens Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
    • Elsie Maria Anderson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Elsie M Anderson in entry for Heber J Bailey, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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