Andrew Eliason

1838–1926 (Age 88)
Alingsås, Älvsborg, Sweden

The Life of Andrew

When Andrew Eliason was born on 14 March 1838, in Alingsås, Älvsborg, Sweden, his father, Anders Gustaf Eliasson, was 32 and his mother, Anna Christina Larsdotter, was 42. He married Hedvig Carlson on 5 June 1860, in Alingsås, Älvsborg, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. He died on 16 September 1926, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Eliason
1838–1926
Hedvig Carlson
1840–1930
Marriage: 5 June 1860
Amanda Charlotta Eliason
1861–1922
Hilda Andersdotter or Eliason
1863–1946
Anna Matilda Eliason
1866–1961
Andrew Eliason
1869–1950
Hedvig Eleanora or Nora Eliason
1872–1951
Phoebe Eliason
1875–1961
Augusta Julia Eliason
1877–1877
Carl Elmer Eliason
1881–1882
Jennie Cecelia Eliason
1882–1953
Arthur Ernest Eliason
1884–1884
Elva Abbie Eliason
1885–1979

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
5 June 1860
Alingsås, Älvsborg, Sweden
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1848 · The March Unrest

Age 10

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.
1863

Age 25

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Eliasson): patronymic from the personal name Elias .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Amanda Charlotta Eliason Benson

Amanda Charlotta Eliason Benson In writing about my mother, Amanda Charlotta Eliason, I think it would be very incomplete if I didn’t first write of her grandparents and father and mother. First, …

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew Eliason, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Andrew Ealiason, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Andrew Eliason, "United States Census, 1910"

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