Axel John Andresen

1 July 1896–26 July 1969 (Age 73)
Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

The Life Summary of Axel John

When Axel John Andresen was born on 1 July 1896, in Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, his father, Gerhard Martinus Andresen, was 33 and his mother, Julie Bergithe Christiansdatter, was 35. He married Asta Gustava Kristiansen on 7 July 1920, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 26 July 1969, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Axel John Andresen
Asta Gustava Kristiansen
Marriage: 7 July 1920
Mildred Julie Andresen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 July 1920Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 2
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
    1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center
    Age 3
    The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 20
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Per, Nord, Vidar, Bjorn, Carsten, Erland, Gudrun, Jorgen, Karsten, Odvar, Svein.Norwegian, Danish, and North German: variant of Andreassen .

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Axel J Andresen, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Axel John Andresen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Axel J Andreasen, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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