Maria Larsdotter or Anderson

19 June 1821–14 November 1885 (Age 64)
Remmarlöf, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life Summary of Maria

When Maria Larsdotter or Anderson was born on 19 June 1821, in Remmarlöf, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Hans Maans Palsson, was 24 and her mother, Estred Larsdotter, was 23. She married Jens Michael Nielsen on 7 February 1851, in Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 14 November 1885, in Gunnison, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 64.

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Jens Michael Nielsen
Maria Larsdotter or Anderson
Marriage: 7 February 1851
Esther Michaelsen
Andrew Niels Michaelsen
Martina Charlotta Nielsen
Sophie Rebecca Michaelson
Niels Christian Michaelsen
Jens Michael Michaelsen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 February 1851Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, Denmark
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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 4
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark
    Age 8
    Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.
    Age 25
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Jewish (Israeli): from Hebrew or ‘light’, a Hebraicized form of various original Ashkenazic surnames.Chinese: Cantonese form of the surname 柯, see Ke 1.Chinese: Hokkien form of the surname 胡, see Hu 1.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Martena Charlotta Nielsen/Michaelsen Sanders/Sandersen 11 Sep 1852 – 27 Jul 1915

    Martena Charlotta Nielsen/Michaelsen Sanders/Sandersen 11 Sep 1852 – 27 Jul 1915 History of direct pioneer ancestor prepared by Deanne Moore Craig Purdy for DUP Pleasant View Camp, Utah Squaw Peak Ea …

    Sources (18)

    • Marie Andersen in household of Jens Michal Nilsen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
    • Maria Neilsen in household of Michael Neilsen, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Marriage Record for Jens Michael Nielsen and Maria Andersdatter

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