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Peter Andrew Svendgaard
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Birth: Jun. 13, 1861
Aarhus
Midtjylland, Denmark
Death: Sep. 14, 1943
Blair
Washington County
Nebraska, USA

Family Notes for Peter Svendgaard

Peter A. Svendgaard was born June 13, 1861 in Gylling
Parish, Aahrus County, Denmark. He left Copenhagen on the
(Brennan) Steamship Line October 1, 1881 and arrived at the port of Baltimore, October 18, 1881 (as recorded on his application to the Danish Brotherhood of America).

He declared his Intention for Naturalization March 4, 1885.
He signed a Petition for Naturalization on September 16, 1913 and received his Certificate of Naturalization May 11, 1914. He died September 14, 1914.

His cousin, Soren Jensen already in U.S., helped to encourage him to come. He later married Soren's second daughter, Emma, on June 1, 1886. He lived all his life in Washington County Nebraska as a farmer.
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Source: The Family Chronicles of Soren and Anne Sine Petersen Jensen
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 Spouse:
  Emma Marie Jensen Svendgaard (1868 - 1944)
 
 Children:
  Sena Fredricka Svendgard Andersen (1886 - 1965)*
  Alfred A Svendgaard (1891 - 1901)*
  Elizabeth Evelyn Svendgaard Andersen (1893 - 1986)*
  Nels Marten Svendgard (1896 - 1965)*
  Andrew George Svendgard (1898 - 1974)*
  Odessa Svendgaard Brown (1901 - 1989)*
  Alvin John Svendgard (1903 - 1962)*
  Goldie Gladys Irene Svendgaard Follen (1906 - 1999)*
  Pearl Eulala Svendgaard Stricklett (1909 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Blair Cemetery
Blair
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Block: 98 Lot: 14 Grave: 11
 
Created by: S. Wardell
Record added: May 26, 2013
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Peter Andrew Svendgaard
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Peter Andrew Svendgaard
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 Added: Aug. 15, 2014
 
 
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