Sören Jöransson

20 January 1809–30 March 1888 (Age 79)
Blentarp, Torna, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life Summary of Sören

When Sören Jöransson was born on 20 January 1809, in Blentarp, Torna, Malmöhus, Sweden, his father, Jöran Pehrsson, was 40 and his mother, Boel Sorensdatter, was 42. He married Karna Nilsdotter on 3 April 1833, in Villie, Ljunit, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 30 March 1888, in Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Sören Jöransson
Karna Nilsdotter
Marriage: 3 April 1833
Peter Yorganson
Anna Sorensdotter
Botilda Sorensdatter
Anna Jorgensson
Ellen Jorgensen
Jons Sorensson
James Yorgason

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 April 1833Villie, Ljunit, Malmöhus, Sweden
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 5
    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 21
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

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    Sources (44)

    • Soren Yorgensen, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Soreni Y Johnson in entry for James Y Johnson and Gertrude K Wing, "California, County Marriages, 1913"
    • Anna Yorgensen, 1840 Sweden, Malmöhus Church Records, Birth/Baptism Record Birth Date/Christening Date Malmöhus Sweden

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