Ane Hansen

5 September 1849–27 July 1922 (Age 72)
Hvedstrup, Sømme, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Life Summary of Ane

When Ane Hansen was born on 5 September 1849, in Hvedstrup, Sømme, Copenhagen, Denmark, her father, Peder Johan Hansen, was 34 and her mother, Annie Nielsen, was 30. She married Richard Howe on 17 October 1868, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 27 July 1922, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Murray Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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James R Freeman
Ane Hansen
Alma Lawrence Freeman
William Freeman
James Theodore Freeman
Emma Annetta Freeman
Ernest Leroy Freeman
George Leland Freeman
Mary Ellen Freeman

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World Events (8)

1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish
Age 1
Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.
1851 · The First Schoolhouse in Murray
Age 2
A small, single room, adobe schoolhouse was built in Murray was built in 1851. A centrally located stove was used for heat. During the cold months, the students sat near the stove according to their age with the youngest children nearest the heat. Helen Holmes was the school's first teacher.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
Age 21
Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Thor, Jorgen, Knud, Holger, Morten, Nils, Einer, Johan.Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, Flemish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans . This is the most common surname in Norway. Compare Hanson 4 and also 2 below.Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, Dutch, Flemish, and Danish Hanssen , a variant of 1 above. Compare Hansson 2.

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

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Sources (33)

  • BIRTH & CHRISTENING: Ane Pedersdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Ane Peders Dt in household of Peder Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Annie Hansen in entry for Ernest Leroy Freeman and Effie Poulsen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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