Anna Borkersdotter

27 December 1809–8 May 1899 (Age 89)
Stoby, Kristianstad, Sweden

The Life Summary of Anna

When Anna Borkersdotter was born on 27 December 1809, in Stoby, Kristianstad, Sweden, her father, Borker Andersson, was 33 and her mother, Johanna Pettersdotter Dubath, was 19. She married Ola Andersson on 20 February 1839, in Slimminge, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 8 May 1899, in Annabella, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Annabella, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ola Andersson
1808–1857
Anna Borkersdotter
1809–1899
Marriage: 20 February 1839
Johanna Anderson
1839–1925
Caroline Ellen Anderson
1841–1924
Andrew Ole Anderson
1843–1929
Niels Ole Anderson
1845–1926
Mary Anderson
1845–1936

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 February 1839Slimminge, Malmöhus, Sweden
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1812
    Age 3
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1814
    Age 5
    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 27
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    variant of Anne , in common use as a given name in most European languages. Among people with a classical education, it has from time to time been associated with Virgil's Aeneid, where it is borne by the sister of Dido , Queen of Carthage. This Phoenician name may ultimately be of Semitic origin, and thus related to the biblical Anne. However, the connection, if it exists, is indirect rather than direct.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Anne

    Story Highlight

    Anna Borkersson Anderson Thurston

    Ann Borkersson was born in Roinge, Stoby, Kristianstads, Sweden on 27 December 1809. She was the second child of six born to Borker Andersson and Johanna Pettersson Dubath, both Swedish born. Anna …

    Sources (34)

    • Ann Thurston in household of Torre Thurston, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Annie Anderson in entry for Caroline Anderson Allred, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Ann Anderson, "United States Census, 1860"

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