Rudolph Antonius Erickson

11 March 1857–7 September 1922 (Age 65)
Vestre Aker, Kristiania, Norway

The Life Summary of Rudolph Antonius

When Rudolph Antonius Erickson was born on 11 March 1857, in Vestre Aker, Kristiania, Norway, his father, Engebret Erickson, was 36 and his mother, Olena Olsdatter, was 30. He lived in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States in 1880 and Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States for about 20 years. He died on 7 September 1922, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Engebret Erickson
1821–1866
Olena Olsdatter
1826–1909
Albertina Marie Erickson
1850–1922
Emma Olava Erickson
1852–1926
Alexander Erickson
1854–1858
Rudolph Antonius Erickson
1857–1922
Anne Johanne Erickson
1859–1943
Fernando Charles Erickson
1862–1926
Joseph Hyrum Erickson
1864–1948

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1860 · School Act
Age 3
School Act of 1860 which required permanent schools in both towns and rural areas.
1863
Age 6
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 18
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Thor, Nils, Lars, Sven, Lief, Anders, Lennart, Iver, Elof, Erland.Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Ericsson and Eriksson , Norwegian, Danish, and North German Eriksen and Erichsen , or of any other Scandinavian or North German patronymic from a personal name derived from Old Norse Eiríkr, which is composed of ei ‘ever, always’ (or a shortened form of ein ‘one, only’) + rík ‘power’. Compare Ericksen , Ericson , and Erikson .English (Lancashire): patronymic from the Middle English male personal name Eric (with the same etymology as 1 above) + son.

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

Possible Related Names

Erich
Eriksson
Ehrich
Erichsen
Eric
Ericsson
Ersland
Eriksen

Sources (18)

  • Rudolf Antonius Eriksen in household of Ingebredt Eriksen, "Norway Census, 1865"
  • Rudolph Erickson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
  • Rudolph Erikson, "United States Census, 1920"

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