Stina Marie Otterstrom

16 March 1848–11 March 1865 (Age 16)
Oslo, Norway

The Life Summary of Stina Marie

When Stina Marie Otterstrom was born on 16 March 1848, in Oslo, Norway, her father, Jonas Otterstrom, was 27 and her mother, Maija Cajsa "Mary" Jansdotter, was 23. She died on 11 March 1865, at the age of 16, and was buried in Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Jonas Otterstrom
Maija Cajsa "Mary" Jansdotter
Johan Otterstrom
Stina Marie Otterstrom
John Henry Otterstrom
Augusta Otterstrom
Augusta Kajsa Otterstrom
Josephine Otterstrom
Louisa Otterstrom
Joseph Otterstrom
Caroline Otterstrom
Brigham Otterstrom

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World Events (7)

Age 2
Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
1855 · Erik Werenskiold
Age 7
Birth year of Erik Werenskiold Norwegian painter and illustrator. He was especially known for his drawings of the Asbjørnsen and Moe fairytale collection.
1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
Age 9
The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Otterström): variant of Utterström, ornamental name composed of the elements utter (from Old Norse otr) ‘otter’ + ström ‘river’.

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

Sources (8)

  • Stenia M Otterson in household of Jonas Otterson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Stine Marie Jonasdatter, Oslo Hospital / Gamlebyen Birth and baptism records 1848
  • Stine Marie, "Norway Church Books, 1815-1930"

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