Petrine Marie Axelsen

7 May 1861–25 April 1918 (Age 56)
Ejby, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Life of Petrine Marie

When Petrine Marie Axelsen was born on 7 May 1861, in Ejby, Copenhagen, Denmark, her father, Peder Axelsen, was 38 and her mother, Ane Dorthe Jensen, was 36. She died on 25 April 1918, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Albion, Boone, Nebraska, United States.

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Peder Axelsen
Ane Dorthe Jensen
Karen Sofie Pedersen
Karen Marie Axelsen
Hans Peter Axelsen
Frands Peter Axelsen
Maren Christine Axelsen
Christiane Axelsen
Ane Marie Axelsen
Petrine Marie Axelsen
Anna Dorthea Axelsen

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 7

Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 20

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic form of Axel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Patrina Jorgensen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
  • Patrina Jorgensen, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • Petrine Marie Axelsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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