Wilhelmina Nielsen

29 January 1872–24 April 1928 (Age 56)
Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Wilhelmina

When Wilhelmina Nielsen was born on 29 January 1872, in Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States, her father, Niels Nielsen, was 32 and her mother, Kirstine Marie Christiansen, was 23. She married Ole N. Nielson Jr. on 17 December 1890, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 24 April 1928, in Price, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Ole N. Nielson Jr.
Wilhelmina Nielsen
Marriage: 17 December 1890
Viola Dianthia Nielson
Pernellie Nielson
Agnes Maralda Nielson
Reubin Lamont Nielson
Conda Violet Nielson
Harold Burdean Nielson
Ora Fawn Nielson

Spouse and Children

    Ole N. Nielson Jr.



17 December 1890
Manti, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 3

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 18

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

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Ole and Wilhelmena Nielson History

Ole Nielson Jr was born in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, on 16 September 1863, to Ole Nielson Sr and Pernella Christensen Baum just a few days after his mother and two brothers, Swen Old and L …

Sources (3)

  • Wilhelmena Neilson in household of Ole Neilson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Wilhelmens Nielson in household of Ole Nielson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Menas Nielson in household of Ole Nielson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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