Andreas Pontus Söderborg

6 February 1831–12 July 1890 (Age 59)
Gothenburg, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden

The Life Summary of Andreas Pontus

When Andreas Pontus Söderborg was born on 6 February 1831, in Gothenburg, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden, his father, Carl Fredrik Söderborg, was 48 and his mother, Anna Margareta Osterman, was 36. He married Augusta Carolina Johnson on 17 November 1866, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 12 July 1890, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andreas Pontus Söderborg
1831–1890
Augusta Carolina Johnson
1852–1919
Marriage: 17 November 1866
Anna Sophia Soderborg
1868–1924
Andrew Brigham Soderborg
1869–1915
Emma Charlotte Soderborg
1872–1874
Charles David Soderborg
1874–1875
Edward Franklin Soderborg
1876–1958
Augusta Wilhelmina Soderborg
1878–1883
Maria Elizabeth Soderborg
1880–1884
Clara Margaret Soderborg
1883–1972
George Hyrum Soderborg
1885–1964
Hilda Josephine Soderborg
1887–1888
Caroline Mabel Soderborg
1889–1918

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 November 1866Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1832
    Age 1
    Göta Canal opened.
    1832 · The Black Hawk War
    Age 1
    Convinced that a group of Native American tribes were hostile, The United States formed a frontier militia to stop them in their tracks. Even though Black Hawk was hoping to avoid bloodshed while trying to resettle on tribal land, U.S. officials opened fire on the Native Americans. Black Hawk then responded to this confrontation by successfully attacking the militia at the Battle of Stillman's Run and then left northward. After a few months the militia caught up with Black Hawk and his men and defeated them at the Battle of Wisconsin Heights. While being weakened by hunger, injuries and desertion, Black Hawk and the rest of the many native survivors retreated towards the Mississippi. Unfortunately, Black Hawk and other leaders were later captured when they surrendered to the US forces and were then imprisoned for a year.
    1848 · The March Unrest
    Age 17
    The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.

    Name Meaning

    The original New Testament Greek form of Andrew , used in the English-speaking world as a learned variant.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Andries

    Story Highlight

    Bishop George H. Soderborg

    Bishop George H. Soderborg From Burton Ward Scrapbook 1914-1919 Written by his wife Florence Soderborg 1951 George H. Soderborg was born in Salt Lake City, the son of Anders P. Soderborg and Augu …

    Sources (57)

    • Andrew Sodeberg, "United States Census, 1870"
    • A P in entry for Hulda J Soderborg, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Andrew Sodeborg, "United States Census, 1880"

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