Diantha Brodersen

18 December 1847–3 February 1928 (Age 80)
Væggerløse, Falsters Sønder, Maribo, Denmark

The Life Summary of Diantha

When Diantha Brodersen was born on 18 December 1847, in Væggerløse, Falsters Sønder, Maribo, Denmark, her father, Christian Brodersen, was 36 and her mother, Ane Mortensen, was 23. She married Christian Jessen on 7 October 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons. She lived in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1880 and Fremont, Idaho, United States for about 10 years. She died on 3 February 1928, in Squirrel, Fremont, Idaho, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Squirrel, Fremont, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christian Jessen
Diantha Brodersen
Marriage: 7 October 1872
Christian Delmar "Del" Jessen
Clarence Peter Jessen
John Frederick Jessen
Boone Ebbe Jessen
James Martin Jessen
Hans Festes Jessen
Ernest Jessen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 October 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
    Age 3
    Historical Boundaries: 1850: Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Sanpete, Utah, United States
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 23
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Hans, Ewald, Franz, Fritz, Heinz, Lorenz, Ruediger. Scandinavian Astrid, Bendt, Carsten, Iver.North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Broder as a personal name. Compare Broderson 1 and Brotherson 1.

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

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    Sources (25)

    • Dorthea Brodersen in household of Christian Brodersen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
    • Dorthea Brodersen in household of Christian Brodersen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
    • Diantha Robertson in entry for Christian Delmar Jessen, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961"

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