When Christena Torgerson was born on 23 October 1867, in Hokksund, Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway, her father, Hans Torgersen, was 24 and her mother, Anne Gurine Christiansdatter or Olsen Moen, was 23. She married Edward Alma Bagley on 10 February 1885, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Greenwich, Piute, Utah, United States in 1910 and Koosharem, Sevier, Utah, United States in 1920. She died on 24 September 1955, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Koosharem Cemetery, Koosharem, Sevier, Utah, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Anders, Arlis, Helmer, Hjalmer, Iver, Ordell, Swen, Toralf.
Americanized form of Norwegian Torgersen . Compare Torgeson .
Americanized form (and a very rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Torgersson, a rare cognate of 1 above.
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CHRISTENA TORGERSEN BAGLEY (This information was taken from the Bagley Family Bulletin, 1971 and also from “AARKVISLA”, the family history, by Neal C. Torgersen, Family Historian, of Palmdale, Califor …
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