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July 14, 1866, Bountiful, Utah. Their children: Jonathan
W. b. Nov. 3, 1887; Ernest Luther b. Jan. 18, 1889; Joseph
Lester b. July 27, 1890; James Earl b. Jan. 18, 1892; Ellen
Myrtle b. March 2, 1895; David Oswald b. Dec. 3, 1896;
Alonzo b. Sept. 17, 1899; Cora Maria b. Feb. 23, 1902; Cath-
rine Lucretia b. Aug. 14, 1903; Amelia Lavern b. March 8,
1912. Family home Brigham City, Utah.

Ward teacher 1S82-1912; president Elders Quorum, mem-
ber religion class board; asst. Sunday school supt.; seventy;
high priest.



ANDERSEN, ANDREW (son of Jens Andersen of Den-
mark). Born 1814, Hvisted, Denmark. Came to Utah Sept.
15, 1859, Robert F. Neslen company.

Married Mary Ann Jespersen in Denmark (daughter of
Niels Jespersen of Denmark), who was born 1816. Their
children: Jens b. Jan., 1834, m. Christiana Nielsen; Niels
Peter b. Sept. 16, 1836, m. Karen Christina Christensen;
Kjirsten Marie b. 1838, m. F. J. Christensen; Andreas b.

Sept. 8, 1840, m. Elsie ; Mary Johanna b. 1842, died;

Christian b. June 15, 1844, m. Martha Heap; John b. 1846,
died; Louis C. b. May 24, 1849, m. Lena Bertelsen; Jens An-
tone, died; Jens Christian Antone, d. 1855. Family home
Monroe, Utah.

High priest. Early settler Spring City, moved to the
Muddy 1865, and to Monroe in 1871. Farmer (deceased).

ANDERSEN, LOUIS CHRISTIAN (son of Andrew Andersen
and Mary Ann Jespersen). Born May 24, 1849, Denmark.
Came to Utah 1859 with parents.

Married Lena Bertelsen June 17, 1872, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Bertel Hansen and Bergette Jensen; latter
came to Utah 1868). She was born July 24, 1866, in Den-
mark. Their children: Louis b. May 15, 1873; Caroline b.
May 7, 1876, m. Jacob Barney; Mary b. April 17, 1879, m.
Thomas Barney; Nora b. Feb. 25, 1882, m. Christian Nielsen;
Andrew b. Nov. 12, 1884, d. 1890; Orvel b. Sept. 9, 1887, m.
Rose Sorenson; Agnes b. March 2, 1890, m. Christian Soren-
son; June Monroe b. May 14, 1893; Audrey b. April 9, 1896.
Family home Monroe, Utah.

Pioneer Sanpete and Sevier counties; helped colonize the
Muddy. Elder. Farmer and stockraiser. Died July 13,
1912, Monroe, Utah.

ANDERSEN, CHRISTEN (son of Andrew Andersen of
Svenstrup, Soro amt, Denmark). Born Feb. 18, 1796, Copen-
hagen, Denmark. Came to Utah 1862.

Married Katherine Jensen 1829, Svenstrup, Denmark
(daughter of Jens Jensen of Svenstrup, pioneer 1862). She
was born 1805. Their children: Andrew b. Nov. 19, 1830,
m. Nellie Widenberg Sept., 1860; Jens; Christian; Ingerborg;
Dorthea. Family home Svenstrup, Denmark.

Member 67th quorum seventies; high priest; missionary.



ANDERSEN, GEORGE (son of Sern and Maria Andersen of
Lystrup, Presto amt, Sjelland, Denmark). Born Nov. 14,

(daughter of David



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b Sept. 23, 1861, m. Annie Hogan 1887; Caroline F b. Oct.
31, 1863; Mary Ann b. Dec. 11, 1865 m. David Beach June ,13,
1886; Phoebe b. March 5, 1868, m. Joseph Allen Dec. 9, 1885
Sarah Alice b. Jan. 10, 1870, m. Charles C. Harris April 14.
1886. Family home Richmond, Utah.

Married Elva Armina Carson Nov. 11, 1872, Si
(daughter of George Carson, pioneer 1851, and Elva Raw-
lins Oct 10, 1848, Amasa Lyman company married July
3 1" 1853) She was born June 25 1854 Draper Sa "Lake
county, Utah. Their children: William b. June 13, 1873 m.
Rachel R. Knapp Sept. 23, 1896: Elva Ann b June 27 1875;
Toseoh Henry b. April 12, 1878; James Alvln b. April 20,
1880, m. May Webb April 24, 1900; George Andrew b. Augr.



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29, 1882, m. Lorena Fisher Nov. 7, 1907; Minnetta b. Jan. 12,
1885, m. Ray A, Lewis Aug. 17, 1910; Millie Jennett, b. April
8, 1887; Nellie Armina b. July 26, 1889; Leroy Carson b. Oct.
23, 1891; Florence Elizabeth b. April 16, 1894; John Albert b.
Aug. 9, 1896. Family home Richmond, Utah.

Settled in Richmond 1860. Seventy. Farmer and stock-
raiser.

ANDERSEN, WILLIAM (son of George Andersen and Elva
Armina Carson). Born June 13, 1873, Richmond, Utah.

Married Rachel Rozina Knapp Sept. 23, 1896, Logan, Utah
(daughter of Silas Knapp and Harriet B. Skidmore), who
was born Aug. 16, 1875, Richmond, Utah. Their children:
Silas William b. Feb. 28, 1902; George Henry b. Feb. 15,
1904.



ANDERSEN, JAMES MICHAEL, (son of Anders Andersen,
born Nov. 24, 1815, and Christene Rasmussen, born Sept. 24,
1817, both in Sjelle, Aarhuus amt, Denmark). He was born
Jan. 1, 1855, in Aarhuus amt. Came to Utah Sept. 29, 1866,
with his elder brother, Rasmus, in the Peter Nebeker com-
pany, being then eleven years old.

Married Maria White July 21, 1874 (daughter of John S.
White, pioneer July 29, 1847, with part of Mormon Battalion,
and Adelaide Everett, pioneer Oct. 2, 1847, Jedediah M.
Grant company married April 5, 1849, Salt Lake City).
She was born June 9, 1857, in Farmington, Utah. Their
children: John M. m. March 16, 1876, m. Mary Marler June
26, 1899; James H. b. Aug. 19, 1879, m. Laverna Call July 18,
1900; Florence Marie b. June 1, 1881, m. Loran Marler Oct.
11, 1900; Everett b. March 28, 1883, d. Nov. 19, 1884; Effle b.
Nov. 29, 1885, m. Wm. A. Bowman Dec. 20, 1905; Laura b.
Jan. 25, 1888, m. Joseph Watkins Dec. 20, 1911; Lillian b.
Feb. 1, 1892; Emery H. b. July 28, 1894; Bracy b. Oct. 10,
1898, d. Jan. 6, 1899

Married Susan E. Stephenson Nov. 23, 1887, Logan, Utah
(daughter of Francis Marion Stephenson, pioneer 1850, Milo
Andrus company, and Sarah Ann Bright, pioneer Oct. 29,
1852, Isaac Stewart company married Jan. 13, 1864, Rich-
mond, Utah). She was born July 27, 1865, Richmond, Utah.
Their children: George Francis b. March 16, 1894; Barbara
b. Oct. 6, 1907. Families resided in Lewiston, Cache county,
Utah.

Engaged in freighting to various parts of Utah and
Idaho; moved to Lewiston 1874; school trustee. President
39th quorum seventies; missionary to Southern states, and
barely escaped with his life several times from unreason-
ing mobs; high priest in Lewiston second ward.



ANDERSEN, JORGEN CHRISTIAN (son of Anders O. Jor-
gensen and Karen Larsen, of Bromme, Soro amt, Sjelland,
Denmark). Born Sept. 25, 1807, Nortrup, Denmark. Came
to Utah Oct. 7, 1858, Rosel Kind Homer company.

Married Anne Petersen 1830, Bromme, Denmark. Their
children: Karen b. Feb. 4, 1831, m. Niels Chriestensen 1853;
Andrew b. Sept. 18, 1833, m. Catherine Sophia Sorensen;
Niels Otto b. March 27, 1835, m. Hedevi Mary Jensen.

Married Karen Andersen January, 1856, Bromme, Denmark.
Their children: Mary b. Jan., 1856, m. Henry Sorensen;
John Christian m. Mary Jane Hvrse; Niels Peter m. Ellen
McKinley; Anne Caroline b. Nov., 1865, m. Hyrum Hansen.
Family home Teton, Idaho.

Became a member of the 57th quorum seventies In Dec.,
1858. Carpenter. Died Oct. 3, 1866, Mendon, Utah.

ANDERSEN, ANDREW (son of Jorgen Christian Andersen
and Anne Petersen). Born Sept. 18, 1833, Bromme, Den-
mark. Came to Utah in 1858.

Married Catherine Sophia Sorensen Nov. 14, 1857, Copen-
hagen, Denmark (daughter of Necolol Sorensen and Malinda
Olsen, pioneers with R. K. Homer company). She was born
May 7, 1831. Only child: Lydia b. Oct. 4, 1858, m. George L.
Farrell. Settled at Mendon, Utah, 1859.

Married Sophia Larsen Nov. 13, 1871, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Magnus and Mary Larsen, both of Mendon,
Utah, pioneers 1862). She was born Feb. 7, 1853, Denmark.
Their children: Catherine Sophia b. April 21, 1873, m.
Francis C. Andersen; Andrew Otto b. May 10, 1875, m. Retta
Hansen; John Christian b. May 22, 1877, m. Sine Sorensen;
Lars Magnus b. Sept. 3, 1879; Ezra Taft b. March 3, 1882;
Mary Caroline b. Jan. 14, 1885; George Linel b. Feb. 22,
1887, m. Efizabeth Tholton; William b. July 31, 1889, d. Aug.
1, 1889; Anne Amelia b. Jan. 17, 1891, m. Bruse Pitt; Henry
Waldemar b. Jan. 4, 1894. Family home Mendon, Utah.

Member of 57th quorum seventies; first counselor to
Bishop Henry Hughes for 14 years; president high priests
quorum Hyrum stake ten years. Carpenter.



ANDERSEN, PETER (son of Anders Nielsen and Inger
Jacobsen of Gabsfluss, Aulum Sogn, Jutland, Denmark).
Born Sept. 18, 1834, in Denmark. Came to Utah Sept. 5,
1863, John F. Sanders company.

Married Larssina Thingsgard Nov. 1, 1856, Denmark
(daughter of Niels Thingsgard of Holstebro, Ringkjobing
amt, Denmark, pioneer 1863, Capt. Sanders company). She
was born Sept. 14, 1830. Their children: Neils Andreas b.
Aug. 1, 1857, d. Aug. 2, 1857; Carsten Emill Moller b. Sept.
9. 1858, d. Sept. 15, 1858; Carsten Emill Moller Joseph b. Oct.
4, 1859. d. Oct. 8, 1859; Hans Christian Marlus b. July 8, 1860,
d. Oct. 4, 1863; Niels Andreas b. July 2, 1861, d. Aug., 1861;
Juliana Emilia b. Oct. 16, 1866, m. Albert West; Nephi b.



Sept. 7, 1869; Inger b. March 8, 1871, m. Lars Jespersen;
Rozina Matilda b. April 10, 1873, d. 1875. Family resided
Salt Lake and Huntsville, Utah.

Married Carolina Jensen Nov. 4, 1866, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Jens Davidsen), who was born Sept. 30, 1843,
Gemsing sogn, Denmark. Their children: Peter Albert b.
Dec. 29, 1869. m. Jane Langlois; Ande.s b. Feb. 21, 1871, m.
Elizabeth Margaret Sorenson; Emanalina b. May 20, 1873, m.
Wm. Engstrom; Mary b. Feb. 28, 1878, m. Charles Carsten-
sen; John b. July 30, 1880; Dorthea b. July 8, 1882, m. John
Stalling; Anna Malena b. Sept. 19, 1884.

Married Birte Crestina Thommasen. Their children:
Josephine b. April, 1881, m. Sofus Mollerup; Rozina Matilda
b. Sept. 20, 1883, m. Gustaf Peterson; Anna Margaret b.
March 1, 1885, m. Julius White; Johanna b. July 1, 1887, m.
Erll Stayly; Niels Albert b. April 8, 1888; Thomas Julius b.
Dec. 8, 1890; Peter Marinus b. Sept. 27, 1892, m. Liza Dick-
erson; Hans Lawrence, b. April 8, 1894; Birte b. June 11,
1896.

Ordained a seventy March 27, 1867, and a high priest
March 28, 1908.



ANDERSON, ANDERS (son of Andrew Anderson, born 1790,
and Katrine Larsen Andersen, born 1800, both in Hwstlen,
Solburga, Sweden). He was born April 25. 1826, in Solburga,
Sweden. Came to Utah Sept. 6, 1863, with John F. Sanders
company.

Married Anna Jacobson 1854 (daughter of Jacob Swenson,
a pioneer 1863, John F. Sanders company, and Cassie Erick-
son). Only child: Annie Louise b. Oct. 6, 1863, m. Freeman
Malin Aug. 1, 1888.



ANDERSON, ANDREAS (son of Andreas Anderson, born
1768, and Maria Larson, born 1777, both of Sweden). He
was born March 26, 1817, in Sweden. Came to Utah 1860,
with the Verderburg company.

Married Stena Caisa Nelson (daughter of Andreas Nelson
and Sarah Swenson), who was born Nov. 20, 1820, and came
to Utah with husband. Only child: Andreas John b. April
26, 1851, m. Malissa Isabel Judd, Jan. 19, 1873.

ANDERSON, ANDREAS JOHN (son of Andreas Anderson
and Stena Caisa Nelson). Born April 26, 1851, and came
from railroad terminal, Omaha, to Utah 1860, with Inde-
pendent oxteam company.

Married Malissa Isabel Judd Jan. 19, 1873, Salt Lake City
(daughter of William R. Judd and Isabel Norton married
March 23, 1854, S. L. City). She was born Jan. 17, 1855, Lehl,
Utah. Their children: Stena May b. April 23, 1874, m. Joseph
Frederickson; Teresa Bell b. Nov. 11, 1875, m. Frank L.
Clark; John Rlley b. March 31, 1877, m. Elizabeth Martin-
dale; Andreas Judd b. Nov. 25, 1878, m. Evelyn Erickson;
Sarah Edna b. Nov. 7, 1880; Frankie Vilate b. July 28, 1882;
Hazel Bell b. March 24, 1884, m. John R. Gibson; Wanda b.
Feb. 6, 1886; Wilma Gay b. Oct. 24, 1887, m. Lawrence Gillet;
Nellie Lial b. Dec. 5, 1888; Norton Wallace b. Aug. 4, 1891;
Walter Scott b. May 15, 1895; Genevieve b. Aug. 31, 1898.

Settled in Grantsville 1860, and is serving his third term
as city councilman, bending every effort to keep that town
abreast with modern progress. Farmer and stockraiser.



ANDERSON, ANDREW (son o. Anders Johanson, born June
29, 1796, Skogardshus Gnarp, Sweden, and Hannah Larson,
born Feb. 9, 1792, Almannlngshus, Sweden both of Hicke-
berg, Sweden). He was born March 29, 1823, Skogardshus
Gnarp, Sweden. Came to Utah Aug. 29, 1859, James S. Brown
company.

Married Anna Christina Olson May, 1844, Hickeberg, Mal-
mohus, Sweden (daughter of Ola Olson and Christina Skon-
strom). She was born May 22, 1822, and came to Utah 1859
with husband. Their children: Christian b. Dec. 18, 1845;
Swap b. May 18, 1847, m. Mary Christensen 1873; Lewis b.
Oct. 24, 1850, m. Mary A. Crowther Nov. 14, 1870; Andrew
b. Sept. 13, 1854, m. Diantha Christensen Jan. 25. 1875; Han-
nah b. April 13, 1858; Erastus W. b. May 9, 1859, m. Annie
E. Bogh Sept. 2, 1880; Joseph b. Sept. 7, 1862, m. Olive Tay-
lor April 17, 1890; Brigham b. Dec. 5, 1863; Anna C. b. May
22, 1866, m. Ole Sorensen Jr. 1885.

Married Martha Olson June 13, 1867, Salt Lake City. She
was born April 4. 1843, in Sweden. Their children: Mary A.
b. March 23, 1868, m. Wiley P. Allred; Martha C. b. Jan. 10,
1870; Hannah J. b. Jan. 11, 1872, m. J. Oscar Robertson
March 5, 1890; Andrew H. b. April 29, 1875, m. Ada M. Carter
Oct. 21, 1903; James O. b. June 19. 1878; Alexander b. June
20, 1883; Ida Pernilla b. Aug. 4, 1885, m. Hyrum V. Jorgason
Nov. 8, 1905.

Married Mary Eliza Allred Aug. 1, 1870. Salt Lake City
(only daughter of Wiley Payne Allred and Elizabeth Ann
Davis). She was born July 31. 1852, Provo, Utah. Their
children: Wiley P. b. June 1, 1872; Mary E. b. Jan. 29, 1874;
Andrew P. b. Jan. 14, 1876; Elizabeth A. b. April 23, 1878;
George E. b. Sept. 8, 1880; James S. b. Dec. 19, 1882; Edna
L. b. March 26, 1885; Wilson W. b. Jan. 17, 1887. Families
resided Moroni and Fountain Green, Utah.

Pioneer to Moroni, Utah. Indian war veteran. Merchant
and farmer.

ANDERSON, LEWIS (son of Andrew Anderson and Anna C.
Olson). He was born Oct. 24, 1850, Hickeberg, Sweden.

Married Mary A. Crowther Nov. 14, 1870, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Thomas Crowther, pioneer Sept. 10, 1855, Ed-
ward Stephenson company, and Sarah Thompson). She



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was born May 7, 1861, Tipton, Salopshire, Eng. Their chil-
dren: Lewis Robert b. March 26, 1872, m. Clara Munk Dec. 11,
1895; Thomas Jefferson b. April 4, 1874, m. Eliza Westenskow
Jan. 19, 1898; Etta b. Aug. 18, 1880, m. Peter A. Poulson Jan.
6, 1904; Sarah Jane b. Jan. 14, 1883, m. Erastus Westenskow
Oct. 9, 1904; Mary Mabel b. March 3, 1887, m. George B. Tay-
lor Dec. 22, 1909; Joseph Franklin b. May 17, 1890. Family
home Manti, Utah.

President South San Pete stake and of Manti temple.
Vice-president Mantt City savings bank; president Manti
Live Stock Co.; president Anderson-Taylor Co., Salt Lake
City.



. N E. PHI AMITZBOL (son of Christian Anderson
more Ut a h Christiansen). Born Nov. 7, 1881. Fill-

Married Dolores Caroline Pyper Oct. 9, 1907, at Salt Lake
City (daughter of Robert A. Pyper and Cordelia Webb of
Salt Lake City) She was born Jan. 8, 1881. Their children:

Filim^e, Utan" 8 ' EVa MaHe *' ^ 24 ' 19 9 -

i<nm K 2d 2"u um seven tfes; missionary to Texas 1899-
1902; member high council. Millard stake; president T M
M. 1 A County clerk six years; city recorder two years.
Real estate agent and farmer.



ANDERSON, ANDREW (son of Andrus Nielsen, born 1801,
Sjarop, Sweden, and Elna Larson, born May 16, 1811, Klag-
storp Malmohus, Sweden). He was born Nov. 10, 1836. Klag-
storp, Sweden. Came to Utah Sept. 12, 1863, John R. Young
company.

Married Christeena M. Jensen June 18, 1863 (daughter of
Andrew Jensen, born February, 1810, Klastofte, died Nov. 29,
1883, and Catherine Larson, both of Denmark, pioneers
1860). She was born Aug. 21, 1834, and came to Utah with
husband. Their children: Andrew C. b. April 23, 1864, m.
Sarah Russell Nov. 1882; Louis b. Feb. 2, 1866, m. Harriet
Cole Dec. 20, 1887; Ellen C. b. March 21, 1868, m. Lindsay
Brady Dec. 31, 1886; Martin b. April 19, 1870, m. Sarah O.
Smith April 28, 1897; Joseph b. Aug. 14, 1872, m. Sarah John-
son Dec. 9, 1896; Mary b. Feb. 12, 1875, m. David Smart Dec.
9 1896; Annie b. May 6, 1877, m. Christan A. Christenson
Dec. 20, 1899; Christan b. Dec. 25. 1879, d. May 25, 1881. Fam-
ily home Union, Salt Lake county, Utah.

Missionary from Sweden to Denmark before coming to
Utah, 1859-63; and from Utah to Sweden 1892-94; and again
1897-99. Had charge of immigrant company on return from
Sweden.



ANDERSON, ANDREW (son of Mons Arneson and Ingar Ma-
rie Olsen of Boige, Norway). Born Jan. 22, 1836, in Aagaard,
Norway. Came to Utah Sept. 7, 1855, Noah T. Guymon com-
pany.

Married Alice Brooks, Salt Lake City (daughter of New-
ton Brooks), who was born Feb. 16, 1835, in Lancashire,
Eng. Only child: Hyrum B. Family home College Ward,
Cache county, Utah.

Married Johannah Morte Dealey, Salt Lake City (whose
father's name was Dealey and mother's Bradley). Their chil-
dren: Wilford; Nephi; Andrew; all born at the family home
Hyrum, Utah.

High priest; seventy 16 years in one quorum. Served
in the Echo Canyon campaign and joined in the move south.
Road supervisor and all-round pioneer in the early days
around Hyrum, working barefooted and subsisting on the
most primitive edibles many times when crickets and
grasshoppers devoured everything in sight.

ANDERSON, HTRUM B. (son of Andrew Anderson and Alice
Brooks). Born in 1873, Hyrum, Utah.

Married Rachel Stanley March 16, 1905, Logan, Utah
(daughter of Michael Stanley and Naomi Ann Kemp of
Lewiston, Utah). Their children': Berntce b. Aug. 1906;
Elgo Hiram b. April, 1909; Cloe Olive b. Dec. 1910. Family
home near Hyrum, Utah.

Farmer and stockraiser.



ANDERSON, CHRISTIAN (son of Anders Petersen and Ma-
rie Kirstine Amitzbol, of Denmark). Born May 6, 1840,
Guldborg, Laaland, Denmark. Came to Utah Sept. 27, 1862,
John R. Murdock second church train.

Married Rasmina Johnsen Aug. 6, 1863, Gunnison, Utah
(daughter of Anders Johnsen and Johanne Jorgensen of
Kippinge, Island of Falster, Denmark). She was born July
21, 1821. Their children: Christian, died; Hannah Maria,
m. William C. Cooper.

Married Anna Kirstina Beauregard. Only child: Anna
Maria, died.

Married Anna Dorthea Christiansen. Their children: Ester
Sophia b. June 26, 1879, m. William A. Huntsman; Nephi
Amitzbol b. Nov. 7, 1881, m. Dolores C. Pyper; Mary Dor-
thea b. Sept. 8, 1883, d. Sept. 18, 1890; Andrew Peter b. April
8, 1885; Joseph Fillmore b. Dec. 2, 1886, m. Maggie Ander-
son; Ephraim Ditlov b. Sept. 29, 1888, m. Josephine E. Crow;
Hyrum Christian b. Jan. 22. 189tO, d. infant; James (adopted)
b. June 8, 1874, m. Zina Larsen.

Married Hannah Christine Christiansen. Their children:
Christine Virginia b. Dec. 18, 1879, m. Charles J. Warren;
Christian Henry b. Sept. 13, 1881; Katrine Julia b. July 13,
1883; Sarah May b. May 17, 1885; Elizabeth b. Nov. 2, 1866,
d. infant; Karrie Juntette b. June 19, 1888, d. April 24, 1889;
Anna Geneva b. March 18, 1890; Zina Olivia b. July 17, 1892;
Wilford John b. March 1, 1894; Mabel Filicia b. Feb. 27, 1896;
Julius Evan b. July 27, 1899; August Vivian b. Aug. 2, 1901.

Local missionary on islands of Laaland and Falster, Den-
mark, 1857, and later at Copenhagen; president in 42d quo-
rum seventies; member high council of Millard stake and its
clerk 23 years; president high priests' quorum nine years;
bishop of Fillmore ward six years; head teacher of theology
of Fillmore Sunday school 30 years. City recorder four
years; city councilman six years; justice of peace six years;
county recorder four years; county clerk four years; county
treasurer two years. Druggist, editor, merchant and
farmer.



ANDERSON, GTJSTAF (son of Andreas' Anderson). Born
April 7, 1824, at Kleva, Sweden. Came to Utah 1868 by ox-
team with a Scandinavian company.

Married Maria C. Hokenson (daughter of Johannes Ho-
kenson). She was born Jan. 16. 1836. Their children: Anna
C. b. Sept. 2, 1858, m. C. C. Wangsgard; A. J. b. Aug 2 1860
m. Cynthia Teamans Dec. 7, 1882; Orson; Mary m. Wm H'
Burrows; Ida m. Joseph L. Peterson; Lottie m. J. A Newey
Emil, m. Selma . Family home Huntsville, Utah.

ANDERSON, A. J. (son of Gustaf Anderson and Maria C
Hokenson). Born Aug. 2, 1860, in Sweden. Came to Utah
with parents.

Married Cynthia Teamans Dec. 7, 1882, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Thomas Teamans and Martha Moore). She was
born Sept. 24, 1863, Huntsville, Utah. Their children-
Thomas Lester b. June 15, 1885; Mary E. b. March 12, 1887
m. W. Lyle Allred June 15, 1910; Walter G. b. May 13 1889-
Elizabeth b. Sept. 11, 1891; Clifford O. b. Nov. 16, 1893- Eva
J. b. April 14, 1895; Vernal b. Feb. 20, 1897; Orabell b. March
19, 1899; Aroet John b. Jan. 29, 1901; Ruth W. b. Feb 17
1906. Family home Huntsville, Utah.

School trustee 1885-95; justice of peace. Sunday school
superintendent 1892-1909; first counselor to Bishop John
Halls, Huntsville, Utah.



ANDERSON, GUSTAVE (son of Anders Anderson, born Dec.
4, 1799, Frisco Dahlsland, Sweden, and Kajsa Pearson, born
Oct. 12, 1805, Grunsta Parish, Dahlsland, Sweden). He was
born Jan. 5, 1850, Grunsta Parish, Sweden. Came to Utah
Oct. 1, 1862. Capt. Joseph Home third church train.

Married Emily Jennis Hunter Feb. 22, 1874 (daughter of
Edward Hunter and Mary Ann Whitside). She was born
Nov. 24, 1854, Kaysville, Utah. Their children: Gustave
Edward b. Jan. 11, 1875, m. Vinnie Ann Clark Dec. 5, 1906;
William Harvey b. Aug. 28, 1877. m. Lillian H. Anderson Oct.
14, 1903; Mary Jennis b. Dec. 27, 1880; Ethel May b. June 27,
1882, m. S. G. Clark Dec. 10, 1903; Lewis Earl b. Oct. 6, 1885,
m. Bertha Shelby Jan. 19, 1911; George Noel b. Jan. 3, 1888;
Sarah Vere b. May 30, 1891; Myra Magdalene b. Nov. 12,
1893. Family home Grantsville, Utah.

Missionary to Sweden 1882-84; seventy; high priest; high
councilor; Bishop's counselor 1888-1906. City councilman
Grantsville 1885-87, alderman 1887-1890, mayor 1898-1899 and
again 1902-1903.



ANDERSON, HOGAN (son of Hogan Anderson of Sweden).
Born March 23, 1826, in Sweden. Came to Utah Sept. 4, 1859,
Geo. Rowley handcart company.

Married Cecelia Swenson Nov. 2, 1863, Mt. Pleasant, Utah
(daughter of Larse Swenson and Mary Oleson, of Sweden,
pioneers 1863). She was born Feb. 23, 1841. Their children:
Emily b. Oct. 26, 1864, m. John Barber; Hogan Oscar b.
March 9, 1866, m. Olena Oleson; Hannah b. Nov. 19, 1867, m.
Alfred Hanson; Axel b. Nov. 10, 1869, m. Alice Lemmon;
William F. b. Nov. 6, 1871, m. Rosette Lemmon; Lewis K. b.
Nov. 7, 1873, m. Annie Dibble; Chrlstin b. Oct. 21, 1875, died;
Olof E. b. Sept. 25, 1877, m. Ruble Chapman; Salma b. July
11, 1880, m. James R. Thurman; Albert b. Sept. 17, 1882, died;
Lambert b. Sept. 17, 1882, died; Lionel b. Jan. 27, 1884, m.
Hilda Hoganson. Family resided Mt. Pleasant, Utah, and
Salem, Ida.

High priest. Assisted in bringing emigrants to Utah by
oxteam in 1863. Miller; farmer. Died Oct. 31, 1892, Salem,
Ida.

ANDERSON, AXEL (son of Hogan Anderson and Cecelia
Swenson). Born Nov. 10, 1869. Mt. Pleasant, Utah.

Married Alice Lemmon Oct. 24, 1894, Logan, Utah (daughter
of Willis Lemmon and Annie Eliza Homer, of Smithfleld,
Utah, pioneers 1852). She was born Nov. 12, 1872. Their
children: Madeline b. April 19, 1896; Annie b. April 20, 1898;
Axel Glenn b. Dec. 9, 1899; George W. b. Aug. 30, 1903; Alice
Edna b. March 1, 1905; Mada Artimzie b. Dec. 3, 1908. Family
home Warm River, Ida.

Assistant Sunday school superintendent, Salem, Ida; chor-
ister at Warm River ward; ordained a high priest and
chosen first counselor to Bishop D. T. Howell of Warm River
Nov. 2, 1912. Sawmill man and farmer.



ANDERSON, JAMES (son of Archibald Anderson and Agnes
Adamson). Born Oct. 3, 1842, in Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Came to Utah Sept. 26, 1856, Daniel D. McArthur handcart
company.

Married Hannah M. Cheney Jan. 1, 1866 (daughter of Elam
Cheney and Hannah Compton, married 1846, Nauvoo, 111.,



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pioneers 1847, Brigham Young company). She was born
Feb. 6, 1849. Their children: James b. Oct. 22, 1866, m. Ada
Sanderson Nov. 1886; Hannah A. b. June 8, 1869, m. Walter
Hurst April, 1887; Deseret M. b. May 13, 1871, m. L. O. Larsen
June 13, 1894; Archibald E. b. March 7, 1872, m. Ida Breck-
inridge May, 1900; Elam H. b. June 10, 1875. m. Lizzie Pe-
terson April, 1900; Agnes E. b. Jan. 26, 1878, m. George
Terry, October, 1900; Sylvia R. b. Oct. 31, 1882, m. Lester
Miner September, 1904; John W. b. Dec. 7, 1884, d. March 19,
1891; Lorin A. b. Feb. 6, 1889. Family home Fairview, Utah.
High priest. Assisted Bishop Seeley in bringing emi-
grants to Utah. Indian war veteran in the various trou-
bles with the unruly redskins. Settled at Spanish Fork
1857, moved to Fairview 1860.



ANDERSON, JAMES P. (son of Niels Anderson, born Oct.
30, 1795, Wilkes county, Ga., and Nancy Pace, born March 20,
1801, Clarke county, Ga., married Aug. 9, 1821). He was born
Aug. 14, 1826, Nashville, Tenn. Came to Utah Oct. 6, 1861,
Capt. Cardon company.



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