Joseph Larsen

25 September 1856–1 December 1856
Ogallala, Keith, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Larsen was born on 25 September 1856, in Ogallala, Keith, Nebraska, United States, his father, Johannes Larsen, was 32 and his mother, Ane Jorgensdatter, was 30. He died on 1 December 1856, at the age of 0, and was buried in Green River, Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Larsen
1823–1895
Ane Jorgensdatter
1825–1900
Christiana Margrete Larsen
1851–1909
Sarah Larsen
1853–1936
Laurits Larsen
1855–1897
Joseph Larsen
1856–1856
John Larsen Jr
1858–1938
Ephraim Larsen
1860–1905
Mary Larsen
1862–1865
Anna Louisa Larsen
1864–1920
Josephine Larsen
1866–1943
Christian Albert Larsen
1867–1942
Daniel Wells Larsen
1870–1934

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Sven, Thor, Knud, Nils, Per, Jorgen, Alf, Bjorn.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Lars, an equivalent of Lawrence . This is also an Americanized form of the cognate Larssen. Compare Larson 1, Larrison , and Lawson 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Larison
Lawrence
Larrison

Story Highlight

Joseph Larsen born and died 1856 crossing the plains on the way to Zion.

Johannes Larson and his wife Anna joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Denmark. They were both baptized August !8, !850. They had a great desire to come to Zion …

Sources (1)

  • Joseph Larsen, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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