Ingar Nielsen Andersen

Brief Life History of Ingar Nielsen

When Ingar Nielsen Andersen was born on 31 October 1915, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, his father, Bernhard Adolph Andersen, was 30 and his mother, Nielsine Kristine Nielsen, was 32. He married Louise Heiner on 10 October 1941, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, United States in 2007 and Washington Terrace, Weber, Utah, United States in 2008. He registered for military service in 1940. He died on 13 May 2011, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ingar Nielsen Andersen
Louise Heiner
Marriage: 10 October 1941
Norman Ingar Andersen
Baby Andersen
Boyd Heiner Andersen
Stillborn Andersen

Sources (31)

  • Engar Anderson in household of Bernhardt Adolph Anderson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ingar Nielsen Andersen, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"
  • Ingar Nielsen Andersen, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

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.

1917 · The Utah Packing Company becomes largest in the west

"Organized by a group of men in 1901, the Ogden Packing Company expanded consistently until it encompassed 6 acres for its main facility. It became the largest meat packing plant west of the Missouri River and had a daily capacity of over 3,000 animals. Their slogan in Utah was ""Raise a Pig"" so that local farmers and their sons would help in the business. After World War I most plants were forced to cut back on production because demand was dropping. It did bounce back and is still an important component in Utah's economy."


Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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.

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Story Highlight


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 …

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