George Andrew Andersen

29 August 1882–16 December 1949 (Age 67)
Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of George Andrew

When George Andrew Andersen was born on 29 August 1882, in Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, George Jorgen Andersen, was 45 and his mother, Elva Armina Carson, was 28. He married Lorena Josie Fisher on 4 November 1907, in Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Cornish, Cache, Utah, United States in 1930 and United States in 1935. He died on 16 December 1949, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Richmond City Cemetery, Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States.

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George Andrew Andersen
Lorena Josie Fisher
Marriage: 4 November 1907
Floyd Andrew Andersen
Geneve Andersen Mills
Harriet Andersen
Wendall Fisher Andersen
Connee Blossom Andersen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 November 1907Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station
    Age 9
    Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 18
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Lars, Nels, Per, Anders, Holger, Jorgen, Thor, Bjorn, Helmer, Alf.Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas . Compare Anderson 1.Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersson 2.

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

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    Sources (30)

    • George Andrew Anderson in entry for Floyd A Anderson, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • George Andrew Andersen, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Geo A in entry for George Henry Mills and Geneve Anderson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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