Anna Christina Johnsen

11 September 1832–2 April 1913 (Age 80)
Risør, Aust-Agder, Norway

The Life Summary of Anna Christina

When Anna Christina Johnsen was born on 11 September 1832, in Risør, Aust-Agder, Norway, her father, Lars Johnsen, was 34 and her mother, Gunhild Ericksdatter, was 25. She married Jens Gundersen about 1853, in Risør, Aust-Agder, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 2 April 1913, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Mount Pleasant City Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jens Christensen
Anna Christina Johnsen
Marriage: 23 January 1862
James Christensen
Jensina Christina Christensen
James Christensen
Christine Christensen
Neils Christian Christensen
Laura Martina Christensen
Franklin Ervin Christensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 January 1862Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1834 · Fox River Settlement
    Age 2
    Fox River Settlement in Illinois begun in 1834. It was the first permanent Norwegian-American immigrant settlement in the Midwest.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1855 · Erik Werenskiold
    Age 23
    Birth year of Erik Werenskiold Norwegian painter and illustrator. He was especially known for his drawings of the Asbjørnsen and Moe fairytale collection.

    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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    Sources (46)

    • Christina Christiansen in household of James Christiansen, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Anna Johnson in entry for Christena Hansen Moneyhan, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Ane Christine Johnsdatter - - Risor, Aust-Agder, Norway, 1832 Birth and Christening Record

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