Andrew L Andersen

22 January 1850–24 July 1912 (Age 62)
Sejstrup, Højslev, Viborg, Denmark

The Life of Andrew L

When Andrew L Andersen was born on 22 January 1850, in Sejstrup, Højslev, Viborg, Denmark, his father, Laust Andersen, was 32 and his mother, Maren Pedersdatter, was 30. He married Johanne Kjerstine Jensen on 31 October 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Vroue, Fjends, Viborg, Denmark in 1855 and Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States in 1860. He died on 24 July 1912, in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Andrew L Andersen
Johanne Kjerstine Jensen
Marriage: 31 October 1870
Andrew Andersen
Johannah Caroline Andersen
Albert Louis Andersen
Thomas Andrew Andersen
Mary Elizabeth Andersen
James Christian Andersen
Stella Lydia Anderson
Archie Francis Andersen
Omra Rubert Andersen

Spouse and Children

31 October 1870
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 9

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.

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 17

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

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Andrew L Andersen Conversion

ANDREW L ANDERSEN Born 22 Jan. 1850 Horsler, Viborg, Denmark Parents: Lars Anders & Maren Pedersen Died 24 July 1912, age 62, buried in Ephraim, Utah Married Johanna Christina Jensen 31 Oct. …

Sources (3)

  • Anders Laustsen in household of Laust Andresen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Anders Lauritsen in household of Laurits Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
  • Andrew Anderson in household of Lars A Anderson, "United States Census, 1860"

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