Laura Christina Lundberg

7 April 1840–28 November 1922 (Age 82)
Trollhättan, Älvsborg, Sweden

The Life Summary of Laura Christina

When Laura Christina Lundberg was born on 7 April 1840, in Trollhättan, Älvsborg, Sweden, her father, Solomon Lundberg Jr., was 24 and her mother, Christina Andersdotter, was 22. She married Rasmus Berndtsson on 22 December 1861, in Göteborgs domkyrkoförsamling, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 28 November 1922, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rasmus Berndtsson
1833–1903
Laura Christina Lundberg
1840–1922
Marriage: 22 December 1861
Richard Berntson
1862–1959
Emma Berntson
1865–1953
Lottie Berntson
1868–1945
Alfred Berntson
1870–1941
Albert Berntson
1873–1938
Vendla Berntson
1876–1924

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 December 1861Göteborgs domkyrkoförsamling, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 6
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847
    Age 7
    Earliest grave seen in memorial list
    1863
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nils, Lennart, Anders, Bjorn, Britt, Knut, Algot, Bernt, Fredrik, Helmer, Holger.Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements lund‘grove’ + berg ‘mountain, hill’.

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

    Sources (36)

    • Laura Benson in household of Rasmuss Benson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Laura Berntson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Laura Berntson in household of Rasmus Berntson, "United States Census, 1900"

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