Petra Dagmer Larsen

20 September 1896–25 December 1945 (Age 49)
Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Petra Dagmer

When Petra Dagmer Larsen was born on 20 September 1896, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States, her father, George Washington Larsen, was 25 and her mother, Petra Eliza Lund, was 20. She married Clifford Llewellyn White on 2 October 1918, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. She lived in Indianola, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 25 December 1945, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Elysian Burial Gardens, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clifford Llewellyn White
1895–1993
Petra Dagmer Larsen
1896–1945
Marriage: 2 October 1918
Clifford Leon White
1921–2009
Ronald Eugene White
1923–2006
stillborn White
1926–1926
George Gilbert White
1927–2005
Vernon Larsen White
1933–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 October 1918
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

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.
1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center

Age 3

The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 14

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Patra Larsen White in household of Clifford Llewellyn White, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Petra Larsen White in household of Clifford Llewellyn White, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Peter D Larsen in household of Geo. W. Larsen, "United States Census, 1900"

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