Annie Elnora Peterson

7 February 1868–8 July 1941 (Age 73)
Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Annie Elnora

When Annie Elnora Peterson was born on 7 February 1868, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, her father, Christen Pedersen, was 23 and her mother, Christena Elnora Anderson, was 18. She married Christian Cruser on 25 September 1884, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in St. Anthony, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1930 and World in 1935. She died on 8 July 1941, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henderson Cox
1857–1925
Annie Elnora Peterson
1868–1941
Marriage: 15 February 1898
Clysta Cloe Cox
1900–1969
Kenneth Woodruff Cox
1902–1989
Heber Merrill Cox
1904–1904
Golden Henderson Cox
1905–1991
Leona Fay Cox
1909–1910
Dean Peterson Cox
1911–1996
Elba Lapreal Cox
1914–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 February 1898
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1880

Age 12

Historical Boundaries 1880: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1889: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Fremont, Idaho, United States
1888

Age 20

Historical Boundaries 1888: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Fremont, Idaho, United States

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and German: patronymic from Peter .2 Americanized form of similar surnames of non-English origin (such as Petersen , or Swedish Pettersson).3 In VT, there are Petersons who were originally called by the French name Beausoleil ; in some documentation this was translated fairly literally as Prettysun, which was then assimilated to Peterson.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anne E. Cox in household of Henderson Cox, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Annie Eleanora Peterson Cox, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Anna E Petersen in household of Christian Petersen, "United States Census, 1870"

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