Bernardus Albertus Denkers

22 February 1874–16 January 1927 (Age 52)
Zutphen, Gelderland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Bernardus Albertus

When Bernardus Albertus Denkers was born on 22 February 1874, in Zutphen, Gelderland, Netherlands, his father, Gerardus Bernardus Denkers, was 30 and his mother, Aaltje Brand, was 28. He married Letitia Phillips on 14 June 1898, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He immigrated to United States in 1888 and lived in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. His occupation is listed as furniture repair,railroad switchman in United States. He died on 16 January 1927, in United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bernardus Albertus Denkers
Letitia Phillips
Marriage: 14 June 1898
William Jacob Denkers
Bernard Lionel Denkers
Lettie Pearl Denkers
Lawrence Joseph Denkers
Myra Elizabeth Denkers
Dorothy Jane Denkers
Donald Albert Denkers
Effie Lida Denkers
Marion Bertha Denkers
Thomas Jared Denkers
Norma Ruby Denkers

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 June 1898Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 1
    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.
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries 1882: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Bannock, Idaho, United States
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 16
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Latvian Imants.North German and Dutch: variant of Dankert .Latvian: unexplained.

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

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    Sources (59)

    • Bernard A Denkers in entry for Effie Lida Denkers, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Bernhard A Denkers, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Bernard A Dankess, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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