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 Anna L Clemensen

Anna L Clemensen

Birth
Denmark
Death 14 Jul 1913 (aged 86)
Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
Burial Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
Plot A_73_3_7
Memorial ID 142342 · View Source
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EARLY PIONEER LADY SUMMONED BY DEATH

Anna Maria Christina Clemensen, one of Mt. Pleasant's early pioneer ladies died at her home last Monday morning July 14th at 2 O'clock a.m.

Mrs. Clemensen was born at Langeland, Denmark, Feb. 6, 1853. They came to America in the month of October in the year 1862 and started west for Utah Crossing the plains in a company led by Capt. Murdock. They made their home at Mt. Pleasant.

Her husband died August 26, 1863 leaving her with five children to care for. She was a mother of sterling integrity and a noble character. All her children survive her and three are living in this city. They are: Mrs. Abner Crane George M. and Ole N. Clemensen of Mt. Pleasant, also Mrs. Eli B. Kelsey of Salt Lake and N.E. Clemensen of San Anselmo, California.

Funeral services were held at her home Wednesday at 2 O'clock p.m. Rev. Martin of Manti conducted the services. Sacred music was furnished by the Misses Winnifred and Frances Jensen, Whittelsey, Lovell and Mrs. John Meeker, Pres. C.N. Lund spoke with endearing terms of the character of this noble woman. He told of her early life and her success in rearing a good family after the misfortune of loosing her companion at an early date.

She was indeed a good mother and a woman of strong personality. She became a member of the Church of Jesus Christ and was a true christian.

There was a large number of her friends and relatives in attendance at the funeral. Many beautiful flowers were given in memory of a departed friend.

Mrs. Clemensen was 86 years old and had lived a good life, rich in spirit and deed. Her body was laid to rest in the Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Mt. Pleasant Pyramid
18 July 1913


Parents: Johan Christoffer Larsen and Johanne Margrethe Madsen


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  • Maintained by: Love My Ancestors
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 142342
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Anna L Clemensen (6 Feb 1827–14 Jul 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 142342, citing Mount Pleasant City Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Love My Ancestors (contributor 47233390) .