Anna Neilsson

1 April 1825–12 October 1911 (Age 86)
Dalby, Skåne, Sweden

The Life Summary of Anna

Anna Neilsson was born on 1 April 1825, in Dalby, Skåne, Sweden as the daughter of Hans Nilsson and Faren Neilsen. She married Peter Jeppasson Beckstrom on 15 October 1848, in Copenhagen, Denmark. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States in 1880 and Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 October 1911, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Erastus Snow
1818–1888
Anna Neilsson
1825–1911
Marriage: 9 May 1870

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 5
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.
1832
Age 7
Göta Canal opened.
1848 · The March Unrest
Age 23
The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: patronymic from Neill .2 Americanized form of Swedish Nilsson .

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

Possible Related Names

Neill
Nilsson

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A HISTORY OF THE SCANDINAVIAN LDS MISSION, TO THE YEAR 1900

THE GOSPEL IN SCANDINAVIA by Janne Mattson Sjodahl, published in 1900 Transcribed in 2014, by J.W. Christensen [Note: This article, originally written by a "J.M. Sjodahl," was transcribed from a per …

Sources (29)

  • Anna H Snow, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Anna Snow, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Anna Snow, "United States Census, 1880"

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