Maren Katherine Hansen

20 January 1859–7 October 1946 (Age 87)
Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Maren Katherine

When Maren Katherine Hansen was born on 20 January 1859, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Jens Hansen, was 35 and her mother, Karen Andersen, was 22. She married Jens James Anderson on 23 March 1874, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in United States in 1910 and Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1919. She died on 7 October 1946, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jens James Anderson
1835–1906
Maren Katherine Hansen
1859–1946
Marriage: 23 March 1874
Mary Ellen Anderson
1874–1959
James Hansen Anderson
1878–1947
Cecilia Lucille Anderson
1879–1963
Emily Christine Anderson
1881–1910
Camilla Anderson
1883–1957
Nathan Hansen Anderson
1886–1945
Dora Geneve Anderson
1890–1891
Ezra Hansen Anderson
1892–1972
Earl Lorenzo Anderson
1895–1962
Eleanor Florence Anderson
1898–1932

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 March 1874Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 4
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 4
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 23
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Thor, Jorgen, Knud, Holger, Morten, Nils, Einer, Johan.Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, Flemish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans . This is the most common surname in Norway. Compare Hanson 4 and also 2 below.Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, Dutch, Flemish, and Danish Hanssen , a variant of 1 above. Compare Hansson 2.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hanse
    Hans

    Story Highlight

    Maren Catherine Hansen Anderson

    Maren Catherine Hansen Anderson Maren Catherine Hansen was born January 20, 1859 in Spanish Fork, Utah. She was the daughter of Jens Hansen and Karen Andersen. She was the oldest of seven childre …

    Sources (30)

    • Mary Anderson in household of James Anderson, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Mary C. Hanson in entry for Earl L. Anderson and Mona Urie, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Mary Catherine Hanson in entry for Lucille Anderson Wallwork, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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