Louisa Persson

Brief Life History of Louisa

When Louisa Persson was born on 30 June 1879, in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Jons Pehrsson, was 39 and her mother, Elna Gunnerson, was 40. She married Peter W. Anderson on 24 November 1898, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 7, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 10 September 1959, in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter W. Anderson
Louisa Persson
Marriage: 24 November 1898
Herman L. Anderson
Raymond Walter Anderson
Vanda Lucille Anderson
Ralph W. Anderson
Betty Anderson

Sources (16)

  • Louisa Anderson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lonwisa Pierson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
  • Louisa Pierson Anderson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

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.

1896 · Utah becomes a state

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.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nils, Anders, Erik, Lars, Erland, Lennart, Agnar, Arnell, Bjorn, Helmer, Hilma, Joakim. German Kurt, Darrold, Hans, Mathias, Frieda, Oskar.

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Per, vernacular shortened form of Peter . It is also established in Denmark and northern Germany. Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.

English: variant of Parson .

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

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