Cecilia Marie Thompson

16 April 1856–18 February 1882 (Age 25)
Lendum, Sejlstrup, Denmark

The Life Summary of Cecilia Marie

When Cecilia Marie Thompson was born on 16 April 1856, in Lendum, Sejlstrup, Denmark, her father, Peter Lendum Thompson I, was 30 and her mother, Mary Jensen, was 29. She married Hans Peter Hansen on 25 November 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She died on 18 February 1882, in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 25, and was buried in Hyde Park Cemetery, Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hans Peter Hansen
Cecilia Marie Thompson
Marriage: 25 November 1872
Mary Elizabeth Hansen
Julianne Cecelia Hansen
Sarah Jane Hansen
Cecilia Marie Hansen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 November 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 3
    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.
    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 9
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name T(h)om(me) (see Thom ) + -son ‘son of Tom’. Thomson is usually the Scottish form, that with the intrusive -p- being English. Both forms are common in Ireland. The surname Thompson is also very common among African Americans.Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Thomsen and of its Swedish cognate Thomsson. Compare Thomson .

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

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    Cecelia Maria Thompson

    Cecelia Marie Thompson was born 16 April, 1856 in Lendum, Hjorring, Denmark to Peter Thompson and Mary Jensen. She was their third child and second daughter. Shortly after Cecelia’s birth her parent …

    Sources (12)

    • Cecilia Hansen in household of Peter Hansen, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Cecilia Thompson in entry for Sarah J. Schuldberg, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Cecelia Tomsen in household of Peter Tomsen, "United States Census, 1870"

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