Knud Hansen Bruun

31 December 1821–3 March 1910 (Age 88)
Søndernæs, Brøns, Riberhus, Denmark

The Life Summary of Knud Hansen

When Knud Hansen Bruun was born on 31 December 1821, in Søndernæs, Brøns, Riberhus, Denmark, his father, Willads Pedersen Brüün, was 24 and his mother, Anna Knudsdatter Terp, was 24. He married Nicoline Jensdatter in 1854, in Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 3 March 1910, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Nephi City Cemetery, Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Knud Hansen Bruun
Nicoline Jensdatter
Marriage: 1854
Ane Caroline Brown
Joseph Brown
Daniel Kanute Brown
Ana Nicolena Brown

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1854Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 4
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    Age 8
    EARLIEST RECORDED MARKER: John Broadhead BIRTH 1827 DEATH 1829 (aged 1–2) BURIAL Nephi City Cemetery Nephi, Juab County, Utah, USA MEMORIAL ID 185951302 · View Source
    Age 25
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Anders, Helmer, Klas, Nels, Per.Scandinavian (mainly Danish): variant of Brun 1.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Dorius History translated by John Dorius and rewritten by L.S.Dorius

    Nicoli Dorius My Grandfather Nicoli Dorius was born September 21, 1804, at Caphag, a small village some distance from Copenhagen, Denmark. Father describes Denmark as being a beautiful country with …

    Sources (20)

    • Canute H Brown, "United States Census, 1870"
    • K. H. Brown in entry for Daniel Kanute Brown, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Canute Brown, "United States Census, 1870"

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