Tena Christena Andersen

24 January 1880–13 March 1922 (Age 42)
Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Tena Christena

When Tena Christena Andersen was born on 24 January 1880, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Mauritz Peter Andersen, was 49 and her mother, Mariane Christena Nielsen, was 25. She married John Edward Warburton on 14 June 1901, in Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 13 March 1922, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Edward Warburton
Tena Christena Andersen
Marriage: 14 June 1901
Eva Mirentha Warburton
Pearl Alice Warburton

Spouse and Children

14 June 1901
Utah, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 16

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

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Story Highlight

Grandma Tena

In about 1982, my Grandma June Proctor Robinson wanted to give her mother a special gift. June was a talented artist. She had a 1 inch by 1 1/2 inch picture of her grandmother Tena. So June set out to …

Sources (3)

  • Lena Warburton in household of John E Warburton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cristine Andersen in household of Peter Andersen, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Teenie Anderson in household of Mary C. Anderson, "United States Census, 1900"

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