Linus Anderson Thorell

20 December 1871–7 March 1944 (Age 72)
Ufvered, Skaraborg, Sweden

The Life Summary of Linus Anderson

When Linus Anderson Thorell was born on 20 December 1871, in Ufvered, Skaraborg, Sweden, his father, Anders Johan Andersson, was 28 and his mother, Sofia Magnusdotter, was 24. He married Maria Janson on 18 November 1908, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City Ward 6, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. His occupation is listed as cabinet maker at granite planing mill in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 7 March 1944, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Wahsatch, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Linus Anderson Thorell
1871–1944
Maria Janson
1882–1931
Marriage: 18 November 1908
Ellice Zelila Janson Thorell
1909–1931
Elfie LaVon Janson Thorell
1911–1913
Hildur Irene Janson Thorell
1912–1989
Willard Linus Thorell
1914–1993
Roy Clarence Thorell DDS
1917–2011
Neva Maria Janson Thorell
1918–2000
Lily Sophia Janson Thorell
1922–2014

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park
Age 1
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.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency
Age 2
The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 25
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.

Name Meaning

1 Swedish: compound name from the personal name Thor + the common surname ending -ell, which is from the Latin adjectival ending -elius.2 French (Huguenot): variant spelling of French Thorel, a pet form of Thore 3.

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

Possible Related Names

Thor
Thore

Story Highlight

A Poem Saved by Linus Thorell 24 Sep 1908

24 Sep 1908 Sätt all din tro och lit till Gud, Lär dig att hålla Herrens bud, Och din förtröstan honom gif För sanningen en kämpe blif Och trofast ut i striden gå, En himmelsk krona du skall få. Om …

Sources (54)

  • Linus Thorell, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Linus Thorell, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Linus Thorell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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