Niels Johnsen Andersen

26 December 1903–2 July 1993 (Age 89)
Gimming, Dronningborg, Denmark

The Life Summary of Niels Johnsen

When Niels Johnsen Andersen was born on 26 December 1903, in Gimming, Dronningborg, Denmark, his father, Bernhard Adolph Andersen, was 19 and his mother, Nielsine Kristine Nielsen, was 20. He married Edith Alfreda Hansen on 21 May 1930, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Harridslev, Støvring, Randers, Denmark in 1906. He died on 2 July 1993, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Niels Johnsen Andersen
1903–1993
Edith Alfreda Hansen
1905–1997
Marriage: 21 May 1930
Ralph Leonard Andersen
1932–2015
Lorraine Andersen
1934–2015
Illene Andersen
1936–2005

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 May 1930Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1904
    Age 1
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
    1909 · A Summer Capitol
    Age 6
    Besides farming and shipping with the trolley up to Ogden Valley, there was an effort to convince the state of Utah to have a summer capitol near the town of Huntsville. Even though it didn’t happen, the Ogden Rapid Transit Company extended the Trolley route to Huntsville, so others could vacation there.
    1927
    Age 24
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Lars, Nels, Per, Anders, Holger, Jorgen, Thor, Bjorn, Helmer, Alf.Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas . Compare Anderson 1.Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersson 2.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Andreas

    Story Highlight

    LIFE STORIES OF BERNHARD A. AND NIELSINE K. NIELSEN ANDERSEN

    LIFE STORIES OF BERNHARD A. AND NIELSINE K. NIELSEN ANDERSEN Written by Louise Heiner Andersen Nielsine loved to tell of the events of her childhood and early life in Denmark and also of the experie …

    Sources (25)

    • Nels J Anderson in household of Bernhard Adolph Anderson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Niels J Anderson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Niels Anderson in household of Bernhardt Adolph Anderson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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