Karen Maria Mauritzdatter

5 November 1834–7 August 1884 (Age 49)
Vester Marie, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life Summary of Karen Maria

When Karen Maria Mauritzdatter was born on 5 November 1834, in Vester Marie, Bornholm, Denmark, her father, Mauritz Hansen, was 40 and her mother, Ingeborg Kirstine Jespersdatter, was 32. She married Joseph Stewart Allen on 28 January 1854, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Østerlarsker, Bornholm, Denmark in 1846 and North Bend, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860. In 1880, at the age of 45, her occupation is listed as weaver in Orderville, Kane, Utah, United States. She died on 7 August 1884, in Orderville, Kane, Utah, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Orderville Cemetery, Orderville, Kane, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Stewart Allen
Karen Maria Mauritzdatter
Marriage: 28 January 1854
Elizabeth Eliza Allen
Christena Maria Allen
John Millard Allen
Ellen Lesina Allen
Erastus Snow Peter Allen
Daniel Spencer Allen
Lydia Jane Allen
Diadamia Allen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 January 1854Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 9
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 9
    Historical Boundaries: 1843: Keokuk, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Keokuk, Iowa, United States
    Age 15
    Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.

    Name Meaning

    equivalent of Katherine . It was first introduced to the English-speaking world by Scandinavian settlers in America; it has been used in Britain only since the 1940s, but had become very popular by the 1960s.

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

    Story Highlight

    Family History of Lucy Diantha (Morley) Allen By Leslie Smith Pictures and minor editing by B.Larry Allen

    Family History of Lucy Diantha (Morley) Allen By Leslie Smith Pictures and minor editing by B.Larry Allen Lucy was born in Kirtland, Geauga County, Ohio on October 4, 1815. Her parents were Isaac …

    Sources (15)

    • Maria Allen in household of Joseph S Allen, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Maria Hansen in entry for Ellen L. Croft, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Maud Allan, "United States Census, 1870"

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