Bessie Mae Petersen

11 July 1910–21 May 2010 (Age 99)
Tyhee, Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life of Bessie Mae

When Bessie Mae Petersen was born on 11 July 1910, in Tyhee, Bannock, Idaho, United States, her father, Soren Christian Petersen, was 42 and her mother, Bertha Myers, was 38. She married Everett Tennyson Wogerman on 10 July 1926, in Caribou, Idaho, United States. She lived in Caribou, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Crow Creek Election Precinct, Caribou, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 21 May 2010, in Tularosa, Otero, New Mexico, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Ucon Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wayne Orville Fudge
1914–1993
Bessie Mae Petersen
1910–2010
Marriage: 18 August 1936
Patrick Wayne Fudge
1937–2019
Nancy Eileen Fudge
1944–2019

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 August 1936
Bonneville, Idaho, United States
children

(2)

    Patrick Wayne Fudge

    Male1937–2019Male

    Nancy Eileen Fudge

    Female1944–2019Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1912

Age 2

New Mexico is the 47th state.
1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

Age 5

In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 27

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bessie Mae Peterson Fudge in household of Wayne O Fudge, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mae Peterson Fudge in household of Wayne O Fudge, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mae Peterson Fudge in household of Wayne O Fudge, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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