Carl Johan Sundback

31 May 1832–7 April 1912 (Age 79)
Forserum, Jönköping, Sweden

The Life Summary of Carl Johan

When Carl Johan Sundback was born on 31 May 1832, in Forserum, Jönköping, Sweden, his father, Anders Jonasson, was 36 and his mother, Kristina Arvidsdotter, was 35. He married Anna Charlotta Gorling in 1854, in Trinitatis, Copenhagen, Denmark. He died on 7 April 1912, in Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl Johan Sundback
Helena Eleonora Soderstrom
Marriage: 29 May 1865
Emelia Sundback
Elenora Christina Sundbeck
Charles Andrew Sundbeck
Louise Sundback
Johan Oscar Sundback
Nellie Sundback
Maria Elisabeth Sundback

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 May 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    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.
    Age 15
    Historical Boundaries: 1848: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1868: Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Salt Lake, Utah, United States
    Age 31
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    From an old-fashioned German spelling variant of Karl , the German version of Charles . It is now increasingly used in the English-speaking world, and for some reason is particularly popular in Wales.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Sources (36)

    • Charley Sundback, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Chas J Sundback in entry for Mary Eliz Sundback, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Carl Johan Sunback, "United States Western States Marriage Index"

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