Niels Peter Andersen

7 February 1863–3 April 1941 (Age 78)
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Niels Peter

When Niels Peter Andersen was born on 7 February 1863, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, his father, Jørgen Christian Andersen, was 55 and his mother, Karen Caroline Nielsdatter, was 37. He married Ellen Beveridge McKinlay on 13 October 1887, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Teton, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Teton Election Precinct, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 3 April 1941, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Teton-Newdale Cemetery, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Niels Peter Andersen
1863–1941
Ellen Beveridge McKinlay
1870–1957
Marriage: 13 October 1887
Ralph Peter Andersen
1888–1972
Pearl Andersen
1889–1976
Guy M Andersen
1891–1971
Edna Andersen
1893–1984
Harold Robert Andersen
1895–1987
Glenn Andersen
1898–1979
Lelan Andersen
1901–1975
Andersen
1907–1907

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 October 1887Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    World Events (8)

    1865
    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    1865
    Age 2
    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
    1884
    Age 21
    Earliest Memorial: Karen Caroline Nielsen Hansen BIRTH 3 Jul 1825 Denmark DEATH 18 Sep 1884 (aged 59) Teton, Fremont County, Idaho, USA BURIAL Teton-Newdale Cemetery Madison County, Idaho, USA MEMORIAL ID 11196407

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Andreas

    Sources (61)

    • Niels Peter Anderen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Neils Anderson in entry for Allen T Strunk and Edna Schow, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Niels Peter Anderson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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