Maren Jacobsen

30 May 1839–6 May 1910 (Age 70)
Mygdal, Åstrup, Denmark

The Life Summary of Maren

When Maren Jacobsen was born on 30 May 1839, in Mygdal, Åstrup, Denmark, her father, Jacob Christensen, was 29 and her mother, Inger Christensdatter, was 34. She married Theodore Thordur Diðriksson on 17 July 1866, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Mygdal, Vennebjerg, Hjørring, Denmark in 1845 and Utah, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 6 May 1910, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Theodore Thordur Diðriksson
Maren Jacobsen
Marriage: 17 July 1866
Mary Harriet Dedrickson
Sarah Dedrickson
Theodore Dahl Dedrickson
Albert Dedrickson
John Orson Dedrickson
Inger Grace Dedrickson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 July 1866Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
    Age 8
    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 20
    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: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Jorgen, Nils, Anders, Gudrun, Iver, Knud, Alf, Bjorn, Borge, Fredrik.Danish, Norwegian, North German, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Jacob . Compare Jacobson and Jakobsen .

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

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    Sources (16)

    • Maren Jacobsen in household of Jacob Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
    • Mary Jacobsen in entry for Thomas A Taylor and Grace Dedrickson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Mary Jacobson Dedrickson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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