Mette Kjerstine Petersen

10 November 1878–8 July 1947 (Age 68)
Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Mette Kjerstine

When Mette Kjerstine Petersen was born on 10 November 1878, in Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States, her father, Boye Peter Brother Petersen, was 37 and her mother, Mette Kjerstine (Kirstine) Andersen Plough (or Plov), was 33. She married Carl Christian Bott on 4 October 1900, in Emery, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Castle Dale Election Precinct, Emery, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 8 July 1947, in Castle Dale, Emery, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Castle Dale City Cemetery, Castle Dale, Emery, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl Christian Bott
1877–1966
Mette Kjerstine Petersen
1878–1947
Marriage: 4 October 1900
Boyd Christian Bott
1901–1997
John Weston Bott
1905–1999
June K. Bott
1909–1959
Glen P Bott
1913–1983
Stena Pearl Bott
1915–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 October 1900
Emery, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

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.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 18

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.
1897 · The Utah State Historical Society

Age 19

The Utah State Historical Society was, founded in 1897 and now part of the Government of Utah's Division of State History. It encourages the research, study, and publication of Utah history. It also publishes a history journal named the Utah Historical Quarterly. The Utah State Historical Society has grown to several thousand members and has published over 300 issues of the Utah Historical Quarterly.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Stena Peterson Bott in household of Carl Christian Bott, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Metta Christina Bott in household of Carl Christian Bott, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Metta Christina Bott in household of Carl Christian Bott, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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