Agnes Christine Hansen

28 August 1891–29 October 1968 (Age 77)
Union Fort, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Agnes Christine

When Agnes Christine Hansen was born on 28 August 1891, in Union Fort, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Jens Hansen, was 41 and her mother, Christine Christiansen, was 39. She married Lester Ure Griggs on 2 February 1912, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. She died on 29 October 1968, in Saugus, Santa Clarita, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 77.

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Lester Ure Griggs
Agnes Christine Hansen
Marriage: 2 February 1912
Lester Elmer Griggs
Jack Hansen Griggs

Spouse and Children

2 February 1912
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 5

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 21

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Agnes Sieberg in household of Harry E Sieberg, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Agnes Cotterill in household of Glen Douglas Cotterill, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Agnes C Griggs in household of Lester U Griggs, "United States Census, 1920"

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