Andersina Andersen

Brief Life History of Andersina

When Andersina Andersen was born on 2 August 1842, in Vejlby, Hindsgavl, Denmark, her father, Anders Larsen, was 36 and her mother, Ane Cathrine Hansdatter, was 40. She married Niels Johansen on 12 November 1864, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States for about 40 years. She died on 11 October 1921, in Sutherland, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Niels Johansen
Andersina Andersen
Marriage: 12 November 1864
Nielsena Johansen
Ester Fredricka Johansen
Kimball Johansen
Elizabeth Johansen
Moroni R. Johansen
Lucinda Nils Johansen
Wilford Johansen
Marie Johansen
Anna Katherine Johansen

Sources (34)

  • Senna Johansen in household of Neils Johansen, "United States Census, 1910"
  • 1842 Danish Birth Record for Andersine Andersen b 1842
  • Siene Andersen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Lars, Nels, Per, Anders, Holger, Jorgen, Thor, Bjorn, Helmer, Alf.

Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas . Compare Anderson 1.

Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersson 2.

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

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Anders Larsen and Anne Katherine Hansen (Hansdatter)

Anders Larsen and Ane Katherine Hansen - Courtesy of Nan Larsen Rasmussen Anders Larsen was born 9 April 1806 in Strib, Vejlby, Odense, Denmark, the son of Lars Svendsen and Maren Pedersen. He was a …

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