Heber Charles Iverson

1 July 1868–17 October 1948 (Age 80)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Heber Charles

When Heber Charles Iverson was born on 1 July 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Soren Iverson, was 43 and his mother, Caroline Mogensen, was 31. He married Anna Bertha Erickson on 28 December 1892, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1895. He died on 17 October 1948, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Heber Charles Iverson
1868–1948
Anna Bertha Erickson
1868–1954
Marriage: 28 December 1892
Heber Frank Iverson
1896–1971
Orabelle Iverson
1899–1966
Joseph Grant Iverson
1902–1969
Owen Carlos Iverson
1904–1958
Paul Elliott Iverson
1907–1975
Preston Charles Iverson
1909–1968

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 December 1892Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 2
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
    1880 · The Great Gale of 1880
    Age 12
    The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 22
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Iver, Erik, Hjalmer, Lars, Selmer, Thor, Evald, Gunner, Helmer, Ingman, Jarl, Joneen.Americanized form of Norwegian, Danish, and North German Iversen and of Swedish Ivarsson (see Ivarson ), all cognates of 2 below.English (Kent and London): patronymic from Old Norse Ívarr, Iwar, Ivar, a compound of either ív ‘yew tree, bow’ or Ing (the name of a god) + ar ‘warrior’ or ‘spear’. Alternatively, the name might be a patronymic from the Welsh male personal name Ifor, itself from British Celtic Iūdomāros ‘lord’ + ‘great’, but if so, it is not clear that it survives today.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Ivers
    Iversen
    Ivory
    Inger
    Ingerson
    Ivarson

    Story Highlight

    Southern States Conference at Tennessee, September 1894.

    The local Methodist Church in Spencer, Tennessee hosted the LDS conference in 1894 and the missionaries were received with great courtesy. From "History of the Southern States Mission" published in …

    Sources (63)

    • H C Iversen in entry for Iversen, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • Heber Charles Iverson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Heber C Iverson in entry for Paul Elliott Iverson and Joy Mae Parke, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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