Maren Christine Andersen

3 June 1848–6 August 1906 (Age 58)
Falkerslev, Falsters Sønder, Maribo, Denmark

The Life Summary of Maren Christine

When Maren Christine Andersen was born on 3 June 1848, in Falkerslev, Falsters Sønder, Maribo, Denmark, her father, Wilhelm Andersen, was 30 and her mother, Henriette Laurentze Berntzen, was 26. She married William Arthur Cox Sr on 1 December 1866, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1853. She died on 6 August 1906, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Manti Cemetery, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Arthur Cox Sr
Maren Christine Andersen
Marriage: 1 December 1866
William Arthur Cox Jr
Effie LaVerne Cox
Henrietta Laurentze Cox
Edward Eugene Cox
Frederick Walter Cox
Calvin Christopher Cox
Mary Geneva Cox
Stella Cox

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 December 1866Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Lars, Nels, Per, Anders, Holger, Jorgen, Thor, Bjorn, Helmer, Alf.Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas . Compare Anderson 1.Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersson 2.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Mary Christina Anderson Cox

    Mary Christina Anderson Cox By her daughter, Stella Cox Neeley Mary Christina Anderson (she was christened and called Maren) was born June 3, 1849 to Henrietta Laurentze Bernsten and William Ande …

    Sources (28)

    • Christine Andersen in household of Vilhelm Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
    • Unknown in entry for Luther A Stringham, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Marriage Records, 1906-1968"
    • Christina Anderson in entry for Effie Lavern Cox Foote Crawford, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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