Axel Tullgren

11 April 1826–6 February 1924 (Age 97)
Laholm, Halland, Sweden

The Life Summary of Axel

When Axel Tullgren was born on 11 April 1826, in Laholm, Halland, Sweden, his father, NILS PETTER TULLGREN, was 33 and his mother, Bengta Anderson, was 35. He married Ellen Neilson on 24 April 1853, in Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 6 February 1924, in Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Axel Tullgren
Ellen Neilson
Marriage: 24 April 1853
Elne Marie Aelin Tullgren
Ellen Maria Axlena Tullgren
Axel Peder Nelson Tullgren
Kanney Christene Tullgren
Bengta Alfredina Tullgren
John Alfred Tullgren
Jacob Tullgren

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 April 1853Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark
    Age 3
    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.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 4
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 26
    Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Stockholm.

    Name Meaning

    (Danish) form of Absalom , also now used in parts of the English-speaking world.

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

    Sources (28)

    • Axal Tullgren, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Axel Tullgreen, Marriage to Elna Nielsdatter "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
    • Axel Tullgren in entry for Ellen Nilsson Tullgren, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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