Hyrum Domgaard

Brief Life History of Hyrum

When Hyrum Domgaard was born on 15 May 1874, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Niels Peter Larsen Domgaard, was 61 and his mother, Mette Sophie Hansen, was 27. He married Mabel Elizabeth Foss on 25 July 1903, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. He lived in Freedom, Uinta, Wyoming, United States in 1900 and United States in 1900. He died on 16 March 1962, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Manti Cemetery, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hyrum Domgaard
1874–1962
Mabel Elizabeth Foss
1884–1924
Marriage: 25 July 1903

Sources (26)

  • Hyrum Domgaard, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Hyrum Dougaard, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
  • Hyrum Domgaard, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

1875 · 1875 Norwegian Census

Lists all family members living at each residence, including year & place of birth, position in the family, marital status etc.

1898 · War with the Spanish

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Niels.

Danish: habitational name from a place called Damgaard, named with dam ‘pond, dam’ + gård (old spelling gaard) ‘farm’.

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

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