Mette Kirstine Andersen

29 May 1854–5 September 1918 (Age 64)
Ulstrup, Års, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life Summary of Mette Kirstine

When Mette Kirstine Andersen was born on 29 May 1854, in Ulstrup, Års, Ålborg, Denmark, her father, Niels Peter Anderson, was 34 and her mother, Anne Christensen, was 35. She married George Thompson Balle on 6 July 1874, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Fayette, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 5 September 1918, in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Thompson Balle
Mette Kirstine Andersen
Marriage: 6 July 1874
George Oscar Thompson Balle
Franklin Thompson Balle
Andrew Herbert Thompson Balle
Lorinda C Thompson Balle
Flora Sophorna Thompson Balle
Pearl Elizabeth Thompson Balle
Sylvia Alveretta Thompson
Austin Thompson Balle

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 July 1874Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 5
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
    1859 · Copenhagen Zoo
    Age 5
    The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 18
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Lars, Nels, Per, Anders, Holger, Jorgen, Thor, Bjorn, Helmer, Alf.Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas . Compare Anderson 1.Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersson 2.

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

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    Sources (9)

    • Christena Baller in household of George T Baller, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Stena Anderson in entry for Austin Thompson and Margaretta C Nielson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Christina Anderson in entry for Sylvia A Thompson Pehrson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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