Johanna Marie Pedersen

1 March 1852–16 October 1875 (Age 23)
Højslev, Hald, Denmark

The Life Summary of Johanna Marie

When Johanna Marie Pedersen was born on 1 March 1852, in Højslev, Hald, Denmark, her father, Niels Engaard Peterson, was 30 and her mother, Maren Johansdatter, was 23. She married Hans Peter Petersen on 15 November 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1861. She died on 16 October 1875, in Petersboro, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hans Peter Petersen
Johanna Marie Pedersen
Marriage: 15 November 1869
Hans Petersen
Mary Petersen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 November 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    1859 · Logan is Founded
    Age 7
    "\""During the end of April, David Reese and his company settled the land north of the Logan River. That area was the second permanent settlement in Cache Valley and the future location of Logan. The city's boundary was drawn by Logan's first bishop, Jesse W. Fox, a government engineer. The name \""\""Logan\""\"" comes from a trapper that used to frequent the area before the pioneers came to the valley.\"""
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    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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    Sources (14)

    • Johanne Marie Nielsen in household of Niels Pedersen Enggård, "Denmark Census, 1855"
    • Marie Peterson in entry for Hans Peterson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary Peterson in household of Hans Peterson, "United States Census, 1870"

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