Edward Theodore Friese

2 November 1838–14 May 1902 (Age 63)
Vordingborg, Præstø, Denmark

The Life Summary of Edward Theodore

When Edward Theodore Friese was born on 2 November 1838, in Vordingborg, Præstø, Denmark, his father, Edward Bernhard Friese, was 30 and his mother, Karen Louise Knudsen, was 33. He married Marie Katarine Andersen in 1863, in Århus, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 14 May 1902, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Theodore Friese
Marie Katarine Andersen
Marriage: 1863
Mary Louise Friese
Theodore Edward Friese
Bernhardt Charles Friese
Eliza Catherine Friese
Oscar Lewis
Henry George Friese
Victor A. Friese
Albert C Friese

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1863Århus, Denmark
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 8
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
    Age 9
    The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 21
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Otto, Kurt, Ulrich, Egon, Gerhard, Guenther, Hans, Horst, Juergen, Rudi, Wolf.German, Dutch, Danish, and Swedish: variant of Fries .

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

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    Sources (18)

    • Edvard Theodor Friese - Vordingborg, Denmark Birth Record
    • F E Freiso, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Unknown in entry for Eliza Catherine Cunliffe, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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