Elna Olsson Jeppson

6 October 1838–28 August 1913 (Age 74)
Esarp, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life Summary of Elna Olsson

When Elna Olsson Jeppson was born on 6 October 1838, in Esarp, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Ola Jeppsson, was 39 and her mother, Anna Pehrsson, was 31. She married Jens Larsson Jenson in 1859, in Copenhagen, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 28 August 1913, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jens Larsson Jenson
Elna Olsson Jeppson
Marriage: 1859
Ann Sophia Jenson
John Larson Jenson
Emma Chersty Jenson
Ellen Jenson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1859Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 8
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1848 · The March Unrest
    Age 10
    The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.
    Age 25
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Danish Jeppsen .Possibly also an altered form of English Jepson .

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Elen Jensen, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Ellen Jensen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Ellen Jensen, "United States Census, 1880"

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