Hans Hartvig Wilhelmsen

26 September 1817–13 May 1886 (Age 68)
Fredrikstad, Østfold, Norway

The Life Summary of Hans Hartvig

When Hans Hartvig Wilhelmsen was born on 26 September 1817, in Fredrikstad, Smaalenenes, Norway, his father, Wilhelm Hansen Hartvig, was 31 and his mother, Ingeberg Sophia Olesdatter, was 28. He married Anne Johanne or Antoinette Sandberg on 26 November 1841. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 13 May 1886, in Rockport, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hans Hartvig Wilhelmsen
Anne Johanne or Antoinette Sandberg
Marriage: 26 November 1841
Hans Olaus Jynge
Wilhemina Marie Williamson
Julia Fredrica Wilhelmsen
Johan Severin Hansen
Herman Hartvig Vilhelmsen Or Hansen
Anna Johanna Wilhelmsen
Daughter Vilhelmsen Or Hansen
Hartvig Vilhelmsen Or Hansen
Ephraim Williamson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 November 1841
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 2
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 3
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 19
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Alf, Erik. German Hans, Kurt, Bredt.Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Wilhelm . Compare Wilhelmson and Williamsen .

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

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    Sources (46)

    • Henry Williamson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • H. H. Williamson in entry for Wilhelmina Marie Lambourne, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Hans Williamson, "United States Census, 1880"

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