Hans Peter Ericksen

11 November 1844–23 December 1928 (Age 84)
Eltang, Koldinghus, Denmark

The Life Summary of Hans Peter

When Hans Peter Ericksen was born on 11 November 1844, in Eltang, Koldinghus, Denmark, his father, Erich Pedersen Øhlenschlæger, was 43 and his mother, Anne Maria Pedersen Brandt, was 33. He married Annie Marie Madsen on 4 April 1865, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Eltang, Brusk, Vejle, Denmark for about 5 years and Grand Island, Hall, Nebraska, United States in 1880. He died on 23 December 1928, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Hans Peter Ericksen
Annie Marie Madsen
Marriage: 4 April 1865
Hannah Maria Ericksen
Andrew Ericksen
Christian N. Ericksen
Hansine Ericksen
William Ericksen
Anker Ericksen
Hans Ericksen
William Ericksen
Olof Ericksen
Leonard Ericksen

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  • Marriage
    4 April 1865Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 18
    Oldest memorial in cemetery.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 22
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Alf, Eyvind, Astrid, Bent, Lars, Lief, Nels, Nils, Sig.Americanized form (and a very rare Norwegian and Danish variant) of Norwegian, Danish, and North German Eriksen or Erichsen . Compare Erickson .

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

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    Hans Peter Ericksen

    (1844 – 1928) A life sketch by his grandson Leonard Douglas Ericksen Edited by Nick Ericksen HANS PETER ERICKSEN was born of goodly Danish parents on November 11, 1844 in Eltang, Vejle, Denmark. He …

    Sources (28)

    • Hans Ohlenblager in household of Erik Ohlenblager, "Denmark Census, 1850"
    • Hans Peter Ericksen in entry for Christian Ericksen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Hans Erichsen Ohlenschleger in household of Erich Pedersen Ohlenschlager, "Denmark Census, 1845"

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