Maggie Ann Young

23 February 1888–11 July 1956 (Age 68)
Perry, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Maggie Ann

When Maggie Ann Young was born on 23 February 1888, in Perry, Box Elder, Utah, United States, her father, John William Young, was 23 and her mother, Magdaline Alena Hansen, was 17. She married Laurits Peder Johannes Pedersen on 23 November 1906. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1935 and Box Elder Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 11 July 1956, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Laurits Peder Johannes Pedersen
Maggie Ann Young
Marriage: 23 November 1906
Louis Harold Petersen
Adella Magdelina Petersen
John Myron Petersen

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  • Marriage
    23 November 1906
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 2
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1890 · The Tabernacle is Dedicated
    Age 2
    On October 26, 1890, the Tabernacle was dedicated by Wilford Woodruff.
    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 18
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, and northern Irish: nickname from Middle English yong ‘young’ (Old English geong), used to distinguish a younger man from an older man bearing the same personal name (typically, father and son). In Middle English this name is often found with the Anglo-Norman French definite article, for example Robert le Yunge. In Gaelic-speaking areas of Scotland this was widely used as an English equivalent of the Gaelic nickname Og ‘young’; see Ogg . This surname is also very common among African Americans.Americanized form (translation into English) of various European surnames meaning ‘young’ or similar, notably German Jung , Dutch Jong and De Jong , and French Lejeune and Lajeunesse .Americanized form of Swedish Ljung: topographic or an ornamental name from ljung ‘(field of) heather’, or a habitational name from a placename containing this word, e.g. Ljungby.

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

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    Sources (27)

    • Maggie Orm Young in entry for Adella Magdalene Peterson, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Maggie Young Petersen in household of Lewis O Petersen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Maggie Young, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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