Iver Carl Magnus Nielsen

26 January 1856–28 December 1940 (Age 84)
Oslo, Norway

The Life Summary of Iver Carl Magnus

When Iver Carl Magnus Nielsen was born on 26 January 1856, in Oslo, Norway, his father, Christopher Nielsen, was 36 and his mother, Maren Sophia Olufsdatter, was 40. He married Charlotte Otterstrom on 11 April 1878, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1884 and lived in Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 28 December 1940, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Iver Carl Magnus Nielsen
1856–1940
Margrethe Louise Pedersdatter
1862–1954
Marriage: 22 March 1885
Charles Magnus Nielsen Jr.
1886–1982
Margaret Louise Nielsen
1889–1975
Christopher Nielsen
1890–1963
Moses Thatcher Nielsen
1892–1915
Joseph F. Nielsen
1895–1902
George Quincy Nielsen
1897–1970
Knute Lester Nielsen
1899–1974
Clarence William Nielsen
1901–1970

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 March 1885Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1857 · Theodor Kittelsen
    Age 1
    Birth year of Theodor Kittelsen. One of the most popular artists in Norway. He became famous for his nature paintings, as well as his illustrations of fairy tales and legends, especially of trolls.
    1863
    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 25
    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

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Jorgen, Knud, Lars, Nels, Bent, Borge, Holger, Ove, Einer, Oluf.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Niels, a shortened form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas ). Compare Nielson , Neilsen , Nelsen , Nilsen , and Nilson .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Nicholas
    Neilsen
    Nelsen

    Sources (38)

    • 1899 - Charles M Nielsen in entry for Knute Larsen Nielsen, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • Charles M Nielson, "United States Census, 1920"
    • 1939 - Charles M in entry for Charles Magnus Nielsen and Susannah Ruth Bergman, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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