Baltzar Sørensen Petersen

3 December 1834–21 November 1910 (Age 75)
Ingerslev, Tiset, Havreballegård, Denmark

The Life Summary of Baltzar

When Baltzar Sørensen Petersen was born on 3 December 1834, in Ingerslev, Tiset, Havreballegård, Denmark, his father, Søren Pedersen, was 29 and his mother, Ane Magrette Baltzersdatter, was 28. He married Mette Margrete Juulsdatter on 30 May 1857, in Holme, Havreballegård, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 21 November 1910, in Richville, Morgan, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Richville Cemetery, Richville, Morgan, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Baltzar Sørensen Petersen
Mette Margrete Juulsdatter
Marriage: 30 May 1857
Niels Juul Peterson
Soren Joel Peterson
Laura Peterson
James Joel Peterson
Joseph Joel Peterson
Baltzar Peterson
Charles Coulson Peterson
George Lorenzo Peterson
Anna Eliza Peterson
William Peterson
Frederick Leander Peterson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 May 1857Holme, Havreballegård, Denmark
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 2
    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.
    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
    Age 13
    The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 25
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lars, Niels, Jorgen, Holger, Anders, Einer, Aksel, Bent, Gunner, Knud.Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Peter .Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Pedersen or Pettersen .

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

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    Sources (34)

    • Baltzar Peterson (1834) Birth
    • Balzar Sorensen in household of Soren Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
    • Baltzar Sorensen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

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