Eric Gautesson Midtboen Hogan

23 June 1802–22 June 1876 (Age 73)
Rollag, Buskerud, Norway

The Life Summary of Eric Gautesson Midtboen

When Eric Gautesson Midtboen Hogan was born on 23 June 1802, in Rollag, Buskerud, Norway, his father, Gaute Ericsen, was 43 and his mother, Margith Knudsdatter, was 33. He married Kari Sondresdatter on 6 June 1827, in Atrå, Tinn, Telemark, Norway. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1855 and lived in Davis, Utah, United States in 1850. He died on 22 June 1876, in Woods Cross, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Bountiful Memorial Park, Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eric Gautesson Midtboen Hogan
Helga Knudsdatter
Marriage: 26 March 1829
Goudy Ericsen Hogan
Caroline Ericsen Hogan
Helge Ericsson Haugen
Margit Ericsson Haugen
Lavina Ericsen Hogan
Harriet Gautesen Hogan
Elizabeth Hogan
Margaret Hogan
Regena Hogan
Paul Hogan
Charles Peter Hogan
Joseph Hogan
Eric Hogan

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  • Marriage
    26 March 1829Telemark, Norway
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1805 · Christianso Lighthouse
    Age 3
    The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 23
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Tipperary): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÓgáin ‘descendant of Ógán’, a personal name from a diminutive of óg ‘young’, also meaning ‘young warrior’. In southern Ireland, some bearers claim descent from an uncle of Brian Boru, while in northern Ireland a surname of the same form was Anglicized as Hagan .

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

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    The life sketch of Inger Adrena Johnson

    Inger Andrena Johnson was born in Fredricksaund Norway 19 Jun 1844. She was the second child of Sever Johnson and Bolleta Monson. She would skate to and from school with her cousins Olaf and Hans. …

    Sources (75)

    • Eric G M Hogan, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Eric M Hogan in entry for Eric Hogan, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Iric M Hogan, "United States Census, 1860"

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