Maren Børglum

Brief Life History of Maren

When Maren Børglum was born on 2 March 1837, in Sankt Hans, Vennebjerg, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Augustinus Børglum, was 32 and her mother, Ane Nielsdatter, was 31. She married Hans Christian Sørensen Hegsted on 10 December 1861, in Hjorring Sankt Catherainæ, Sankt Catharinæ, Sejlstrup, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1865 and lived in Harrisville, Weber, Utah, United States in 1880 and Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 29 March 1902, in Salem, Madison, Idaho, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Rexburg Cemetery, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hans Christian Sørensen Hegsted
Maren Børglum
Marriage: 10 December 1861
Victor August Høgsted
Victor Charles Høgsted
Sarah Hegsted
Annie Marie Høgsted
Mariah Sørensen Høgsted
Inga Hegsted
Jacob Høgsted
Ephraim Høgsted
Brigham Høgsted
Ephraim Moses Høgsted
Simon Dolphy Høgsted

Sources (57)

  • Maren Børglum in household of Augustinus Børglum, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • BIRTH: Maren Borglum, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • MARRIAGE: Maren Borglune, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"

World Events (8)


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


Historical Boundaries 1850: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Weber, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Weber, Utah, United States


Earliest Memorial: Sarah Ann Plant Ward BIRTH 23 Sep 1824 Wakerley, East Northamptonshire Borough, Northamptonshire, England DEATH 14 Jan 1858 (aged 33) Liverpool, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England BURIAL Rexburg Cemetery Rexburg, Madison County, Idaho, USA MEMORIAL ID 26330953

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Karen .

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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Memories of Our Parents

Hans Christian Sorensen Hegsted Mary Borglum Hegsted Ane Christina Iversen Hegsted Nelsina Christina Nielsen Hegsted Material gathered and written about 1947 and 1948 by Inga Hegsted Shurtleff Edi …

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