Adolph Christian Nordberg

1860–1909 (Age 48)
Askersund, Örebro, Sweden

The Life of Adolph Christian

When Adolph Christian Nordberg was born on 11 August 1860, in Askersund, Örebro, Sweden, his father, Carl Johan Norberg, was 43 and his mother, Eva Larsdotter, was 42. He married Emelie Olsson on 7 February 1890, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 6 April 1909, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adolph Christian Nordberg
1860–1909
Emelie Olsson
1867–1928
Marriage: 7 February 1890
Amanda Amelia Nordberg
1890–1922
Esther Elizabeth Nordberg
1892–1968
Agda Sophia Nordberg
1893–1917
Adolph Emanuel Nordberg
1895–1973
Joseph Christian Nordberg
1897–1969
Eric Daniel Nordberg
1899–1954
Florence Rosalie Miranda Nordberg
1901–1991
Alma Hyrum Nordberg
1903–1962
Eva Pearl Adaline Nordberg
1905–1997
Paul Theodore LeRoy Nordberg
1908–1959

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
7 February 1890
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 13

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 15

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named from nord ‘north’ + berg ‘mountain’.2 Swedish: variant of Norberg .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

The Will and Testament of Adolph Christian Nordberg to his beloved family.

I hereby bequeath the richest of the treasures I was fortunate enough to accumulate during my lifetime to my ten children, to be shared equally among them and their children; that as they cherish thes …

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Sources (3)

  • Adolph Norberg, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Adolph C Nordberg, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"
  • Adolf C Nordberg, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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