Marna Andersdotter

25 October 1806–30 April 1879 (Age 72)
Blentarp, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life Summary of Marna

When Marna Andersdotter was born on 25 October 1806, in Blentarp, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Anders Andersson, was 42 and her mother, Sissa Christensdotter, was 33. She married Anders Peterson on 5 June 1835, in Tryde, Kristianstad, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 30 April 1879, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anders Peterson
Marna Andersdotter
Marriage: 5 June 1835
Magnus Floren Peterson Rosenberg
Johanna Lovisa Petersson
Andrew A Peterson
Anna Peterson
Christina Peterson
Johannes Andersson Peterson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 June 1835Tryde, Kristianstad, Sweden
  • Children


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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    Age 3
    Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 21
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.

    Name Meaning

    contracted form of Marina .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Story Highlight

    Peterson/Andersdtr, 2 pp, by B. Harker, gt gndson (2016).

    The Anders Peterson family, converts to the Church, belonged to the Skonaback Branch, the earliest organized in Sweden. Anders worked as a farmer and gardener or landscape artist. Anders was born 14 …

    Sources (39)

    • "1870 United States Census," Mary Peterson in household of Andrew Peterson,
    • Marna Anderson, in Anna Christofferson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Birth & Christening, Marna Andersdtr. Malmöhus Church Rcrds (1541-1918)

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