Pearl Emma Sorensen

8 June 1896–25 April 1952 (Age 55)
College Ward, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life of Pearl Emma

When Pearl Emma Sorensen was born on 8 June 1896, in College Ward, Cache, Utah, United States, her father, Lars Jensen Sorensen, was 40 and her mother, Sophia Christina Christensen, was 32. She married Benjamin Bovee Stringham on 30 September 1915, in Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She died on 25 April 1952, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Bovee Stringham
1893–1958
Pearl Emma Sorensen
1896–1952
Marriage: 30 September 1915
Roselyn Stringham
1916–1996
Mae Stringham
1918–1940
Pearl Elaine Stringham
1923–2003
Lilla Jeraldine Stringham
1924–2012
Emma DaNell Stringham
1928–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 September 1915
Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1897 · The Amalgamated Sugar Company

Age 1

The Amalgamated Sugar Company was founded in Logan and later moved to Boise. The company was formed by the combination of two other sugar companies, the Ogden Sugar Company and the Logan Sugar Company. During 1902, the company reported processing over 10,500 tons of sugar from 97,000 tons of sugar beets.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 16

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian (Sørensen): patronymic from the personal name Søren ( see Soren ).

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

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Story Highlight

Sophia Christensen Sorensen Life Story

Sophia Christensen was born 17 December 1862 at Hyrum, Utah. Her father was Neals Christensen, he was born 11 December 1816 at Stoebrent Randerson, Denmark and her mother was Dorthea Christina Johans …

Sources (3)

  • Pearl Sorensen Stringham in household of Benjamin Stringham, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Pearl Emma Sorensen Stringham in household of Benjamin J Stringham, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Pearl Emma Sorensen Stringham in household of Benjaman Bovee Stringham, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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