Niels Peter Jacobson

4 March 1869–16 June 1928 (Age 59)
Sønderbæk, Viborg, Denmark

The Life of Niels Peter

When Niels Peter Jacobson was born on 4 March 1869, in Sønderbæk, Viborg, Denmark, his father, Jacob Jacobsen, was 27 and his mother, Inger Christine (Stena) Larsen, was 18. He married Annie Maren Christine Nelson on 27 November 1899, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Weston, Franklin, Idaho, United States in 1920. He died on 16 June 1928, in Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Weston, Franklin, Idaho, United States.

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Niels Peter Jacobson
Annie Maren Christine Nelson
Marriage: 27 November 1899
Pearl Laverne Jacobson
Lucille Violet Jacobson
Ethel May Jacobson
Mervin Peter Jacobson
Ruby Irene Jacobson
Verna Louise Jacobson
Weldon Rodney Jacobson
Ervin Nels Jacobson
Julius Ronald Jacobson
Rose Evon Jacobson

Spouse and Children

27 November 1899
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.

Age 17

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jacob . As an American surname this name has absorbed cognates from other languages, for example Danish, Norwegian, and Dutch Jacobsen and Swedish Jacobsson.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Peter Jacobson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Peter Jacobson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Peter Jacobson, "United States Census, 1920"

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