|Birth: ||Oct. 13, 1841|
|Death: ||Aug. 10, 1928|
Burried in Ogden City Cemetary.
PIONEER WOMAN Passes Away - Newspaper Obituary
PIONEER WOMAN Passes Away
Mrs.. Annie C. Olsen Walked Over Plains In 1855
Mrs. Annie C. Olsen, died this morning at 1 o'clock at the home of her daughter, Mrs.. FB Newton, 2463 Grant avenue, following a short illness of pneumonia.
Mrs. Olsen was born October 13, 1841, in Denmark, and came to the United States with her parents in 1855. They crossed the plains by wagon and walking and settled in Circleville Utah. They were driven out by the Indians and went to Ephraim.
She was married in 1859 to James Olsen and lived in Ephraim where they made their home until the death of her husband in 1883, when she moved to Ogden.
She is survived by the following children: James P. Olsen, Emery, Utah; David Olsen, Manti; Mrs. Fred B. Newton, Ogden; Hans C. Olsen, Gunnison. She has 31 grandchildren and 42 great grandchildren.
She was an active worker in the LDS church.
The body may be viewed at the Newton home Friday and Saturday and Sunday until noon. The funeral will be held Sunday at 12:15 pm in the First ward chapel with Bishop Horace Garner officiating.
Interment will be in the Ogden city cemetery under the direction of the Intermountain Mortuary Company.
Ogden Standard Examiner Friday Evening, August 10, 1928 Ogden, Utah Ogden, Utah
[Auto] biography of Annie Catherine Christensen Olsen
Written by Diantha Olsen Newton, daughter of Annie Catherine Christensen Olsen.
James (Jens) Peter Olsen (1841 - 1883)
James Peter Olsen (1862 - 1933)*
Annie Olsen Johnson (1864 - 1927)*
Hans Christian Olsen (1880 - 1965)*
Ogden City Cemetery
Created by: Shelley Stark
Record added: Feb 13, 2010
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