Hans Brodersen

15 February 1849–30 December 1900 (Age 51)
Væggerløse, Nykøbing, Denmark

The Life Summary of Hans

When Hans Brodersen was born on 15 February 1849, in Maribo, Maribo Domsogn, Maribo, Denmark, his father, Christian Brodersen, was 37 and his mother, Ane Mortensen, was 25. He married Frederikka Andrea Jensen on 18 October 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Væggerløse, Væggerløse, Nykøbing, Denmark for about 5 years and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 30 December 1900, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Mount Pleasant City Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hans Brodersen
1849–1900
Frederikka Andrea Jensen
1852–1932
Marriage: 18 October 1869
Hans Brotherson
1870–1945
Anna Margaret Brotherson
1872–1953
Christian Brothersen
1873–1928
Bohney Brothersen
1875–1919
Parley Parker Brotherson
1877–1952
Maria Brotherson
1878–1926
Frederikke Brotherson
1880–1970
Francis Brothersen
1882–1937
Clementina Brotherson
1884–1920
Lorenza Christine Brotherson
1886–1985
Nels Douglas Brotherson
1888–1947
Orson Hyde Brotherson
1890–1978
Henrietta Brotherson
1892–1943
Ferdinand Floyd Brothersen
1894–1964
Vernon Hamlet Brotherson
1896–1981

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 October 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish
    Age 1
    Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.
    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 10
    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.
    1863
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Broderson
    Broder
    Brotherson

    Story Highlight

    Hans Brotherson Sr. was my great grandfather. I didn't know him but wished I could have.

    Sources (42)

    • Hans Brodersen in household of Christian Brodersen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
    • Hans Brotherson in entry for Vernon H Brotherson and Velma N Tidwell, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
    • Hans Brotherson in entry for Henrietta Poulsen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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