Ephraim Hyrum Andersen

15 April 1895–12 June 1981 (Age 86)
Huntington, Emery, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Ephraim Hyrum

When Ephraim Hyrum Andersen was born on 15 April 1895, in Huntington, Emery, Utah, United States, his father, Jens Andersen, was 40 and his mother, Else Marie Hansen, was 44. He married Cora Aileen Grange on 15 August 1917, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 12 June 1981, in Huntington, Emery, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Huntington City Cemetery, Huntington, Emery, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ephraim Hyrum Andersen
Elvira Magdeline Larsen
Marriage: 15 July 1926
Ethel Alberta Anderson
Beth Lavona Anderson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 July 1926
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 1
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1896 · Utah Becomes a State
    Age 1
    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.
    1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
    Age 23
    To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

    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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    Sources (15)

    • Ephriam H Anderson in household of Eliza M Anderson, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Ephraim H Anderson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Ephraim Hyrum Anderson, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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