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Caroline "Karen" Jensen Anderson
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1835, Denmark
Death: Feb. 11, 1900
Koosharem
Sevier County
Utah, USA

Caroline (JENSEN) ANDERSON

Death of Mrs. Caroline Jensen Anderson, a Handcart Pioneer.

Koosharem, Piute Co., Feb. 16.--After an illness of about one year from dropsy, Mrs. Caroline Jensen Anderson, wife of J.C. Anderson, was called to the other life on Feb. 11 . She was born April 4, 1835 in Hjoring, Denmark, and embraced the Gospel in that land in 1855 and emigrated to Utah in 1857, crossing the plains in the historic handcart company. She married J.C. Anderson Feb. 14, 1858. She endured many hardships incident to the early settling of this country, but was always true and faithful. She was the mother of ten children of whom four sons and four daughters survive her, besides an aged husband, who, with a host of relatives and friends cherish her memory. Her funeral was attended by nearly every member of the ward.

(Deseret News, 24 February 1900)


Daughter of Jens Jensen and Anne Svendsen. Anne died in Denmark in 1838.

Second wife of Jens Christian Anderson. Their marriage took place February 14, 1858.

Children:
Annie Marie
Caroline 1861-1861
Jensena
Annie Meanie
Jens Christian Carlos
Erastus Snow
Andrew
Svenning
Diantha
Mary Ellen 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jens Jensen (1801 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Jens Christian Anderson (1821 - 1910)
 
 Children:
  Jensene Anderson Page (1862 - 1941)*
  Annie Meanie Anderson Rasmussen (1864 - 1937)*
  Jens Christian Carlos Anderson (1866 - 1953)*
  Jens Christian Carlos Anderson (1866 - 1953)*
  Erastus Snow Anderson (1869 - 1949)*
  Andrew Anderson (1871 - 1947)*
  Svenning Christian Anderson (1873 - 1963)*
  Diantha Matilda Anderson Bagley (1875 - 1961)*
  Mary Ellen Anderson Williams (1879 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Caroline Jensen Anderson (1835 - 1900)
  Jens Jensen (1841 - 1905)*
  Anne Jensen Aagard (1843 - 1920)*
  Andrew L. Jensen (1848 - 1901)*
  Annie Maria Jensen Shawcroft (1852 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Koosharem Cemetery
Koosharem
Sevier County
Utah, USA
Plot: 3-B-27
 
Maintained by: Max Grant Anderson
Originally Created by: Kel
Record added: Sep 21, 2008
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Caroline Karen <i>Jensen</i> Anderson
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Caroline Karen <i>Jensen</i> Anderson
Added by: Alice Anderson
 
Caroline Karen <i>Jensen</i> Anderson
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 Added: Feb. 14, 2012

- Steve Perry
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