Johanna Andersdotter

4 January 1846–24 January 1920 (Age 74)
Kyrkheddinge, Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life Summary of Johanna

When Johanna Andersdotter was born on 4 January 1846, in Kyrkheddinge, Malmöhus, Sweden, her father, Anders Nilsson, was 53 and her mother, Bothilda Boel Pehrsdotter, was 43. She married Jens Hansen on 4 April 1863, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Mount Pleasant Election Precinct, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 24 January 1920, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Mount Pleasant City Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jens Hansen
Johanna Andersdotter
Marriage: 4 April 1863
Andrew Karl Hansen
Bothilda Johannah Hansen
Hyrum Hansen
Sophia Johanna Hansen
Neils Hansen
Ferdinand Hansen
Alvin Hansen
Annie Cecelia Hansen
John Hansen
Oree Ellis Hansen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 April 1863Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1848 · The March Unrest
    Age 2
    The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 20
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    feminine form of Johannes ( see John ).

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

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    Story Highlight

    Johanna Anderson was born in 1846

    She traveled with the William Budge Company and arrived in SLC in October of 1860. She was 14 at the time.

    Sources (22)

    • Hannah Hansen in household of James Hansen, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Johanna Nielsen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Johanna A. Hansen, "United States Census, 1900"

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