Elsa Andersdotter

19 May 1809–9 July 1886 (Age 77)
Malmöhus, Sweden

The Life Summary of Elsa

Elsa Andersdotter was born on 19 May 1809, in Malmöhus, Sweden as the daughter of Zachris and Anna Zachrisdotter. She married Nils Jönsson on 7 April 1839, in Malmö, Malmöhus, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 9 July 1886, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Vine Bluff Cemetery, Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nils Jönsson
Elsa Andersdotter
Marriage: 7 April 1839
Carl Henrik Nilsson
Johanna Agneta Jonsson
Bendikta Marie Jonsson

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World Events (8)

Age 3
War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
Age 5
Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 21
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

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Sources (20)

  • Elsa Yenson in household of Niels Yenson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elsa Jenson in household of Neils Jenson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elsee Johnson in entry for Mary Johnson Pexton, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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