George Laursen Breinholt

10 August 1850–7 February 1932 (Age 81)
Urlev, Stjernholm, Denmark

The Life Summary of George Laursen

When George Laursen Breinholt was born on 10 August 1850, in Urlev, Stjernholm, Denmark, his father, Lauritz Christian Jensen Breinholt, was 32 and his mother, Ane Sophie Jensen, was 32. He married Emilia Christena Sørensen on 15 February 1875, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Fredericia, Elbo, Vejle, Denmark in 1890 and Redmond, Sevier, Utah, United States for about 20 years. He died on 7 February 1932, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Redmond, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Laursen Breinholt
1850–1932
Emilia Christena Sørensen
1857–1895
Marriage: 15 February 1875
Marget Emelia Marerete Breinholt
1878–1893
George Arthur Breinholt
1881–1917
Thora Elmira Breinholt
1883–1893
Fred Clarence Breinholt
1886–1893
Lula Zeretta Breinholt
1889–1981
Cleo Breinholt
1892–1893
Millie Brienholt
1895–1972

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 February 1875Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    World Events (8)

    1860
    Age 10
    Historical Boundaries: 1860: Millard, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Millard, Utah, United States
    1863
    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 22
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    German: from a rare ancient Germanic personal name Brin(no), probably composed of elements related to Middle High German brünne ‘armor’ + walt ‘rule’.

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

    Story Highlight

    George Larsen Breinholt

    George Larsen Breinholt August 10, 1858 – February 7, 1932 George was born August 10, 1858 in Urben, Urlev Skow, Denmark. He crossed the plains with his father and mother in 1868. The family settle …

    Sources (35)

    • Jørgen Laursen, "Denmark Census, 1901"
    • Mr. George L Breinholt, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • George L. Breinholt in entry for Anna Peterson Breinholt, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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