Nephi Petersen

23 April 1867–21 August 1930 (Age 63)
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life of Nephi

When Nephi Petersen was born on 23 April 1867, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Jens O Petersen, was 47 and his mother, Ane Jensdatter, was 43. He married Louisa Ahrens on 14 September 1893, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Utah Territory, United States in 1870. He died on 21 August 1930, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Smithfield City Cemetery, Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nephi Petersen
Louisa Ahrens
Marriage: 14 September 1893
Julia Charlotte Peterson
Lulu Dorthea Peterson
Nephi Ahrens Petersen
Nora Ahrens Peterson
Willard Edward Peterson
George Walter Peterson

Spouse and Children

14 September 1893
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.

Age 19

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from Peter .

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

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Story Highlight

Summary Jens (James) O Petersen & Anne Marie Jensen

Jens (James) “O” and Anne Marie Jensen PETERSEN James O. Peterson and the Willey Handcart Company Contributed By Alisha Siddoway • 2013-12-01 20:08:03 GMT+0000 (UTC) • 0 Comments No Peterson fam …

Sources (3)

  • Nephi Peterson in household of Anna Peterson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nephi Peterson in household of James O Peterson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nephi Peterson, "United States Census, 1910"

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