Anders Andersen

11 November 1875–4 January 1951 (Age 75)
Øster Tørslev, Gjerlev, Randers, Denmark

The Life Summary of Anders

When Anders Andersen was born on 11 November 1875, in Øster Tørslev, Gjerlev, Randers, Denmark, his father, Ole Andersen, was 33 and his mother, Christiane Jensen, was 34. He married Anna Kirstine Nielsen on 23 December 1931, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1930 and lived in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1901 and Bountiful Election Precinct, Davis, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 4 January 1951, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anders Andersen
Anna Kirstine Nielsen
Marriage: 23 December 1931
Knud Aage Andersen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 December 1931Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 1
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
    1877 · The First Stake was organized in Bountiful
    Age 2
    Thirty years after the foundation of Bountiful, the first stake was organized by Heber C. Kimball and is still functioning today with eight wards being affiliated with it.
    1895 · Bountiful Shrinks in Size
    Age 20
    During November, both the cities of Woods Cross and West Bountiful voted to separate from the main city of Bountiful. This caused the cities' land area to decrease by nearly ten and a half square miles.

    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)

    • Anders Andersen in household of Nicoline Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1930"
    • Anders Andersen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Anders Andersen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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