Martin Brodersen

30 May 1853–29 September 1931 (Age 78)
Væggerløse, Væggerløse, Falsters Sønder, Maribo, Denmark

The Life Summary of Martin

When Martin Brodersen was born on 30 May 1853, in Væggerløse, Væggerløse, Falsters Sønder, Maribo, Denmark, his father, Christian Brodersen, was 41 and his mother, Else Mortensdatter, was 27. He married Janette Sterling Rowe on 30 November 1874, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 29 September 1931, in Boneta, Duchesne, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Martin Brodersen
Janette Sterling Rowe
Marriage: 30 November 1874
Mary Jennette Brotherson
Elsie Theresa Brotherson
William Napier Brothersen Sr
Candace Blanchard Brothersen
Martin Lafayette Brothersen
Ruth Hanna Brotherson
Joseph Conderset Brotherson
Annie Brotherson
George Que Brotherson
John Taylor Brotherson
Christian Darwin Brotherson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 November 1874Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 6
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
    1859 · Copenhagen Zoo
    Age 6
    The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 22
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Hans, Ewald, Franz, Fritz, Heinz, Lorenz, Ruediger. Scandinavian Astrid, Bendt, Carsten, Iver.North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Broder as a personal name. Compare Broderson 1 and Brotherson 1.

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

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    Martin Brotherson

    Children · Martin Brotherson Back to The History Place   Christian Brotherson was born June 14, 1811 at Falster, Denmark, a son of Bohme Brothersen and Anne Margrette Rasmussen. At t …

    Sources (44)

    • Martin Brotherson, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Martin Brothersen in entry for Martin Lafayette Brothersen and Jennie Vilate Allred, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Masters Brotherson in entry for William Nafecian Brotherson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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