Andrew Jacobsen

1 June 1867–19 March 1949 (Age 81)
Agri, Randers, Denmark

The Life of Andrew

When Andrew Jacobsen was born on 1 June 1867, in Agri, Randers, Denmark, his father, Thomas Jacobsen, was 40 and his mother, Ane Marie Larsdatter, was 34. He married Miriam Pearl Farmer on 23 March 1892, in Logan, Cache, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 19 March 1949, in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jacobsen
Miriam Pearl Farmer
Marriage: 23 March 1892
Harriet Phyllis Jacobsen
Miriam Blanche Jacobsen
Andrew Thomas Jacobsen
Alexander Clifton Jacobsen
Samuel Clark Jacobsen

Spouse and Children

23 March 1892
Logan, Cache, Utah Territory, United States


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1882 · Electricity Comes to Los Angeles

Age 15

Electricity was first introduced to Los Angeles. The first electric street light had “three carbon-arc lamps of three thousand candle-power” and stood 150 feet tall. 
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

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

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew Jacobsen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Anders Jakobsen in household of Thomas Jakobsen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Andrew J Jacobsen, "United States Census, 1920"

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