When Laurits Larsen was born on 14 February 1855, in Vor Frue, Ålborg, Denmark, his father, Johannes Larsen, was 31 and his mother, Ane Jorgensdatter, was 29. He married Mena Beck on 3 May 1881, in Ålborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 29 March 1897, in Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Sven, Thor, Knud, Nils, Per, Jorgen, Alf, Bjorn.
Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Lars, an equivalent of Lawrence . This is also an Americanized form of the cognate Larssen. Compare Larson 1, Larrison , and Lawson 2.
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