Peter Andrew Svendgaard

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Peter Andrew Svendgaard

  • Birth 13 Jun 1861 Aarhus, Arhus Kommune, Midtjylland, Denmark
  • Death 14 Sep 1943 Blair, Washington County, Nebraska, USA
  • Burial Blair, Washington County, Nebraska, USA
  • Plot Block: 98 Lot: 14 Grave: 11
  • Memorial ID 111225393

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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  • Created by: S. Wardell
  • Added: 26 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111225393
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Andrew Svendgaard (13 Jun 1861–14 Sep 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111225393, citing Blair Cemetery, Blair, Washington County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by S. Wardell (contributor 47551395) .