Nicoline Erickson

22 September 1837–7 April 1915 (Age 77)
Fredrikstad, Smaalenenes, Norway

The Life Summary of Nicoline

When Nicoline Erickson was born on 22 September 1837, in Fredrikstad, Smaalenenes, Norway, her father, Niels Ericksen, was 35 and her mother, Oliana Maria Olsdatter, was 37. She married Lorin Farr on 29 January 1857, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 7 April 1915, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lorin Farr
Nicoline Erickson
Marriage: 29 January 1857
Lorenzo Erickson Farr
Anna Laura Farr
John Farr
Elnora Farr
Elijah Freeman Farr
Elizabeth Farr
Mary Louena Farr

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 January 1857Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1843 · Edvard Grieg
    Age 6
    Birth year of renown musical composer and pianist. Born in Bergen, Norway. Musical composer and pianist whose music is known worldwide. His use and development of Norwegian folk music in his own compositions brought the music of Norway to develop a national identity,
    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1860 · School Act
    Age 23
    School Act of 1860 which required permanent schools in both towns and rural areas.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Thor, Nils, Lars, Sven, Lief, Anders, Lennart, Iver, Elof, Erland.Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Ericsson and Eriksson , Norwegian, Danish, and North German Eriksen and Erichsen , or of any other Scandinavian or North German patronymic from a personal name derived from Old Norse Eiríkr, which is composed of ei ‘ever, always’ (or a shortened form of ein ‘one, only’) + rík ‘power’. Compare Ericksen , Ericson , and Erikson .English (Lancashire): patronymic from the Middle English male personal name Eric (with the same etymology as 1 above) + son.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Lorin Farr - Family Life Activities

    * The history of Lorin and his family were gathered by his grandson T. Earl Pardoe. He interviewed the remaining six children and many grandchildren in 1950. * Nearly every morning, father would come …

    Sources (32)

    • Nicoline Erickson in entry for Eleanora Farr Wotherspoon, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Nicholine Farr, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Nicoline Erickson in entry for Elijah Farr, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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