Martha Alsina Marcusen

30 January 1886–22 March 1942 (Age 56)
Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Martha Alsina

When Martha Alsina Marcusen was born on 30 January 1886, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Carl Alfred Marcusen, was 39 and her mother, Lucy Angenetta Wilkins, was 27. She married Alma Archibald Andrus on 10 March 1908, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Spanish Fork Ward 2, Utah, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Spanish Fork Election Precinct, Utah, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 22 March 1942, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alma Archibald Andrus
1884–1973
Martha Alsina Marcusen
1886–1942
Marriage: 10 March 1908
Edna Andrus
1909–1990
Thora Andrus
1911–1996
Milo C Andrus
1922–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 March 1908
Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 10

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 15

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Marcus .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Marcusen Andrus in household of Alma Archibald Andrus, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Martha Marcusen Andrus in household of Alma Archibald Andrus, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Martha Alsina Marcusen Andrus in household of Alma Archibald Andrus, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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