John Peter Johnsen

9 March 1838–2 March 1927 (Age 88)
Ålborg, Denmark

The Life Summary of John Peter

John Peter Johnsen was born on 9 March 1838, in Ålborg, Denmark. He married Anna Barbara Feltman on 21 November 1863, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Gudum, Fleskum, Ålborg, Denmark for about 5 years. He died on 2 March 1927, in Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Richmond City Cemetery, Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Peter Johnsen
Anna Barbara Feltman
Marriage: 21 November 1863
John Johnsen
Christina Sophie Johnsen
James Peter Johnsen
Anna Johnsen
Andrew Feltman Johnson
Cora Johnson
Lehi John Johnson
Brigham Johnson
Talitha Elizabeth Johnson
Orson Johnson
Freddie Johnson
Mary Florence Johnson
Rosina Mary Johnson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 November 1863Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 8
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
    Age 9
    The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
    Age 25
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Johan, Knut, Per, Alf, Anders, Bjorg, Carsten, Kerstin, Lars, Ove.Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name John, a vernacular form of Johannes (see John ). Compare Johnson .

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

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    History of ANNA BARBARA FELTMAN JOHNSON (1840-1893)

    As furnished by her Daughter: Florence Johnson Griffiths My Mother, ANNA BARBARA FELTMAN JOHNSON, was born in St. Immer Canton Bern, Switzerland, on December 29, 1840. As a girl she worked in a watc …

    Sources (37)

    • Johannes Petersen in household of Johan Peter Bendts, "Denmark Census, 1845"
    • John Johnson in entry for Jacob Johnson and Josie Wolf, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"
    • John P. Johnson in entry for Cora Johnson Halgreen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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