Casper Andreasen

15 August 1863–11 May 1950 (Age 86)
Otterup, Lunde, Odense, Denmark

The Life Summary of Casper

When Casper Andreasen was born on 15 August 1863, in Otterup, Lunde, Odense, Denmark, his father, Jorgen Andreassen, was 36 and his mother, Marie Cathrine Caspersdatter, was 34. He married Caroline Åkesson Anderson on 30 November 1887, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Elwood, Box Elder, Utah, United States for about 20 years and Elwood Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 11 May 1950, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Bear River Cemetery, Bear River City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Casper Andreasen
Caroline Åkesson Anderson
Marriage: 30 November 1887
Roy Casper Andreasen
Howard Maynard Andreasen
Carrie Janette “Jennie” Andreasen
Franklin Lewis Andreasen
Grace Cleophia Andreasen
Golden Rufus Andreasen
Herman Richard Andreasen
Norman Jorgen Andreasen
Mae Gertrude Andreasen
Anna Dorthea Andreasen

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  • Marriage
    30 November 1887Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    1865 · Cornerstone is Laid for the Tabernacle
    Age 2
    In May 1865, Brigham Young placed the cornerstone for the Tabernacle building. The work was delayed because of the construction the railroad. The walls of the Tabernacle begun in 1876. The building was first used in 1881.
    Age 23
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Bendt, Astrid, Ejner, Holger, Kjeld, Knud, Niels, Nils, Ottar, Per. German Hans, Egon, Kurt, Otto, Wilhelm.Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Andreas . This surname is most common in Denmark; it is also found in Germany, but it is very rare there. In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the variant Andreassen . Compare Andreason .

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

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    Casper Andreasen History

    CASPER ANDREASEN Casper Andreasen was born August 15, 1863 at Oritslev, Denmark. A son of Jorgen and Marie Katherine Hansen Andreasen. He jointed the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-D …

    Sources (60)

    • Casper Andreasen in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Casper Andreasen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Casper Andresen in entry for Castel * Andersen and Grace Cleophia Andreasen, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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