Kristine Marie Pedersen

16 October 1857–6 April 1932 (Age 74)
Agersted, Agersted, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life Summary of Kristine Marie

When Kristine Marie Pedersen was born on 16 October 1857, in Agersted, Agersted, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Peter Petersen, was 26 and her mother, Marie Thomasdatter, was 15. She married William Raphael Smith on 2 February 1876. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She immigrated to Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1866 and lived in Voer, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 6 April 1932, in Elsinore, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Elsinore Cemetery, Elsinore, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Raphael Smith
Kristine Marie Pedersen
Marriage: 2 February 1876
William Rudolph Smith
Rebecca Christina Smith
Charles Christian Smith
Ralph Peter Smith
Franklin Smith
Lillian Marie Smith
Zionetta Mathilda Smith
Cora Sophia Smith
Alta Laverne Smith
Ruby Lenora Smith
Dewey William Smith

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  • Marriage
    2 February 1876
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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 7
    War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 24
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Niels, Bjorn, Knud, Nils, Anders, Jorgen, Egil, Einer, Knut, Peer.Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Peder (see Peter ). This surname is also found in northern Germany. Compare Petersen 2 and Peterson 1.English: variant of Peterson .

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

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    Biographical Sketch of the Life of Mrs. Christine Peterson Smith

    Data provided by her daughter Mrs. Zion S. Powell Mrs. Christina Peterson Smith was born October 16, 1858 in Agersted, Denmark. She is the daughter of Peter Peterson and Maria Jensen Peterson. He …

    Sources (27)

    • Kirstine Pedersen in household of Peder Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
    • Christina Peterson in entry for Charles W Powells Junior and Zion Etta Sylvester, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Christine Marie Peterson in entry for Christine Rebecca Robinson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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