Mary Elizabeth Hansen

7 November 1870–5 September 1905 (Age 34)
Nykøbing Falster, Maribo, Denmark

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Hansen was born on 7 November 1870, in Nykøbing Falster, Maribo, Denmark, her father, Jens Hansen, was 30 and her mother, Anne Sophie Olsen, was 27. She married Bartholomew Middlemass on 30 June 1890, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Richfield Election Precinct, Sevier, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 5 September 1905, at the age of 34, and was buried in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bartholomew Middlemass
Mary Elizabeth Hansen
Marriage: 30 June 1890
Ira Barney Middlemass
Willard Eugene Middlemass
Blanche C. Middlemass
Lila Elizabeth Middlemiss
Charley Middlemass
Marion Middlemass

Spouse and Children

30 June 1890
Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



    Hans William Hansen





World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 11

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, 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)

  • Mary Middleman in household of Barney Middleman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary Middlemas, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
  • Marie Elisabeth Hansine Hansen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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