Edwin Louis Andersen

29 December 1905–26 July 1989 (Age 83)
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Edwin Louis

When Edwin Louis Andersen was born on 29 December 1905, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, his father, Louis Junius Andersen, was 37 and his mother, Zina Lovina Jensen, was 26. He married Hildegard Evelyn Holm on 25 September 1929, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1935. He died on 26 July 1989, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Brigham City Cemetery, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edwin Louis Andersen
Hildegard Evelyn Holm
Marriage: 25 September 1929
Alvarene Andersen
Pauline Andersen
Karen Andersen
Edwin Kay Andersen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 September 1929Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 1
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
    1914 · Hotel Brigham Built
    Age 9
    Constructed in two phases, 1914 and 1924, Hotel Brigham was originally built to house transient railroad workers.
    Age 22
    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.

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    Story Highlight

    From Shauna Andersen Millard's Pedigree Chart

    Mission to Northern States, Bishop 11th Ward, temple officiator, stake board religion class, high councilman for 13 years other church jobs, farmer.

    Sources (39)

    • Edwin Lewis Andersen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Edwin Louis Anderson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Edwin Louis Andersen, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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