When Mariane Nielsdatter was born on 24 June 1815, in Hvidsted, Tårs, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Niels Jespersen, was 21 and her mother, Kirsten Nielsdatter, was 41. She married Andrew Rasmus Andersen on 8 October 1833. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Overton, Humboldt, Nevada, United States in 1870 and Nørup, Tørrild, Vejle, Denmark for about 10 years. She died on 15 October 1896, in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Monroe City Cemetery, Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States.
The form of Miriam used by the Jewish historian Flavius Josephus , writing in Latin in the 1st century bc , as the name of the wife of King Herod . On the basis of this evidence, it has been thought by some to be closer to the original form of the name actually borne by the Virgin Mary, and has therefore been bestowed in her honour.
Once upon a time, many years ago, there was a little boy named Lewis.He was born in Denmark, far across the ocean from America. His parents met the missionaries, were baptized and decided to come to …
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