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
1840–1932
Maren Christine Andersen
1848–1906
Marriage: 1 December 1866
William Arthur Cox Jr
1869–1948
Effie LaVerne Cox
1873–1951
Henrietta Laurentze Cox
1875–1965
Edward Eugene Cox
1877–1968
Frederick Walter Cox
1883–1960
Calvin Christopher Cox
1886–1935
Mary Geneva Cox
1889–1981
Stella Cox
1893–1984

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 December 1866Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1849
    Age 1
    Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
    1863
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1865
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Andreas

    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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