Eliza Eldora Andersen

Brief Life History of Eliza Eldora

When Eliza Eldora Andersen was born on 12 February 1900, in Benjamin, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Jens Andersen, was 30 and her mother, Nora Cutler, was 27. She married Ancel Henry Haroldsen on 7 November 1935, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Utah, United States in 1950 and World for about 5 years. She died on 17 January 1986, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Ammon, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Ancel Henry Haroldsen
Eliza Eldora Andersen
Marriage: 7 November 1935
James Henry Haroldsen

Sources (41)

  • Eliza Haroldsen, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Eliza Eldora Anderson, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
  • Eliza Eldora Andersen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

1901 · The Daughters of Utah Pioneers

The Daughters of Utah Pioneers was organized by Annie Taylor Hyde after she invited a group of fifty-four women to her home to find ways to recognize names and achievements of the men, women and children who were the pioneers. They followed the lead of other national lineage societies, such as the Daughters of the American Revolution. They were legally incorporated in 1925.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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

ANDERSON HAROLDSEN, ELIZA ELDORA, The Haroldsen Book 1972 & 2012

I was born February 12, 1900, in Benjamin, Utah. My parents were James Andersen and Nora Cutler. My grandparents were Mason Cutler and Margret Thomas, who crossed the plains with a handcart company an …

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