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James Bergeson

Male 1876 - 1949  (72 years)

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  • Name James Bergeson 
    Born 27 Jul 1876  Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Jul 1949 
    Buried Parker, Fremont, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Annie Mabel and James Bergeson grave marker
    Annie Mabel and James Bergeson grave marker
    Photo of headstone for James Bergeson located in Parker Cemetery in Parker, Idaho. Submitted by Dorothea Ann Schuldt Larson.
    Notes 
    • (Research):1876 July 27 - Birth. [Information provided by client; month and year agree with the 1900 census.]

      1880 U.S. Federal Census for Logan, Cache County, Utah, ED 13, Pages 25-26, Dwelling 64, Family 68, Niels Borgersen household. James Borgersen, white, male, 3y, son, single, Utah, Denmark, Denmark

      1898 December 14 - Marriage. [Information provided by client, year agrees with marriage index.] “U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900,” Ancestry.com (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc., 2010), James Bergeson and Annie Mabel Allen, 1898, Utah, <http://www.ancestry.com>, subscription database, accessed November 2010. Groom: James Bergeson, Bride: Annie Mable Allen, 1898, UT

      1900 U.S. Federal Census for Lewiston, Cache County, Utah, ED 76, Sheet 6A, Dwelling 87, Family 89, James Bergeson household. James Bergeson, head, white, male, b. Jul 1876, 23y, married 1 year, Utah, Denmark, Denmark

      1910 U.S. Federal Census for Teton, Fremont County, Idaho, ED 140, Sheet 10A, Dwelling 163, Family 172, James Bergeson household. James Bergeson, head, male, white, 33y, 1st marriage, married 11y, Utah, Denmark, Denmark, farmer

      1920 U.S. Federal Census for Parker, Fremont County, Idaho, ED 165, Sheet 5A, Dwelling 78, Family 82, James Bergeson household. James Bergeson, head, male, white, 43y, married, Utah, Denmark, Denmark, farmer

      1930 U.S. Federal Census for Parker, Fremont County, Idaho, ED 23, Sheet 1A, Dwelling 10, Family 10, James Bergerson household. James Bergerson, head, male, white, 53y, married, 21y at 1st marriage, Utah, Denmark, Denmark, farm laborer

      1949 July 1 - Death. [Information provided by client.]
    Person ID I11  Bergeson Genealogy
    Last Modified 17 May 2013 

    Father Niels Bergeson,   b. 29 Feb 1840, Glumslöv, Malmohus, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1925, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Olive Matilda Jensen,   b. 26 Oct 1841, Ordrup, , Københavns Amt, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1908, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 4 Apr 1863  Ordrup, , Københavns Amt, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Niels Bergeson 1st Family
    Niels Bergeson 1st Family
    Niels Bergeson and Olive Matilda Jensen (inset) married in 1863 in Ordrup, Denmark. They had 15 children. Both Dagmar and Niels Benjamin died in Denmark, she at seven months and he at four months. Oliver died at birth in Lewiston, Utah. William Erastus was just over one year of age when he died in Lewiston. This photo shows the 11 living children.

    (L/R) First Row:
    Julia Christine, Ephraim, Niels, Frederick Niels, Mary Josephine.


    Second Row:
    Albert, Arthur, John Lawrence, Ira, Charles, Joseph, James.



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    Bergeson Maternity Home
    Bergeson Maternity Home
    This pencil drawing by Jane O'Keefe, shows the original home of Niels and Olive Matilda Bergeson in southeast Lewiston, Utah, which they occupied after moving from the dugout in the same area. Later it became a maternity home and Jane Reader Bergeson ran the home from 1939 to 1949, assisting in the birth of over 100 babies.



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    Folios
    The Niels Bergeson Home in Retrospect
    The Niels Bergeson Home in Retrospect
    Happiness is Remembering Our Roots - Histories of Children of Niels Bergeson - July 1979

    Compiled by: Barbara Bergeson Bluhm and Rosaland Bergeson Thornton

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    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie Mabel Allen,   b. 22 Aug 1879, , , Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1961  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 14 Dec 1898  , , Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 16 Nov 1904  LOGAN - Logan Utah Temple Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Zelia Bergeson,   b. Feb 1900, , Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Biological]
     2. James Daniel Bergeson,   b. Abt 1902, , , Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Retha M. Bergeson,   b. Abt 1906, , , Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 112 years)
    +4. Nana Bergeson,   b. Abt 1909, , , Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 109 years)
    +5. John Reed Bergeson,   b. 27 Apr 1911, Teton, Fremont, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1998  (Age 87 years)
     6. Jess Clinton Bergeson,   b. Abt 1915, , , Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 103 years)
     7. Linna Bergeson,   b. Abt 1920, , , Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 98 years)
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jul 1876 - Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Dec 1898 - , , Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSealed S (LDS) - 16 Nov 1904 - LOGAN - Logan Utah Temple Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Parker, Fremont, Idaho, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Folios
    James Bergeson Biography
    James Bergeson Biography
    Happiness is Remembering Our Roots - Histories of Children of Niels Bergeson - July 1979

    Compiled by: Barbara Bergeson Bluhm and Rosaland Bergeson Thornton

    Download the full PDF file here:

  • Sources 
    1. [S4801] Bergeson Family Records, Family group records of Niels Bergeson for each of his three wives. (Reliability: 2), 6 Jan 2011.
      Sources of information:
      1. Fam rec of Niels Bergeson in poss of AM Bergeson, 1485 W 1050 N. Bountiful, Utah
      2. Lewiston cem Utah 12, Lewiston, Utah
      3. Child sld to parents, Bk A, p 440 LG
      4. Civ div doc #9969 Bk 1 misc recs, pp168,Cache Rec Off,Logan, Ut.
      5. Living Sealings BK A, pp349 hus and wife(2) LG
      6. #15 Living sealings-Prev. md"(Ira) Bk A, pg 25 LG
      7. Bap of husb and wife, Branch Records, N. Sjelland Branch 1868071, Film 8551, Part 12, SL Gen Lib
      8. Death dates of Dagmar and Niels Benjamin, Rec. of Gentofte Parish, Denmark, Film 8838 pt 4, SL Gen Lib
      9. Marriage date of Niels and Olive, Rec of Gentofte Parish, Denmark, Film 8838 part 4 SL Gen Lib
      10. Bap date of Jospehine and re-bap of Niels and Olivia, Logan 1st Ward records, SL Gen Lib (Josephine was baptized as "Odolf Fene")
      11. Baptisms of children, Lewiston Ward records, and Logan Temple records when they were endowed.
      12. James endow and sealing --Logan Temple records for "Sealing-Prev md" Bk A, page 22.
      13. Sealing of Charles and Philis HAYLEY-- "Sealing for Dead", LG #10231.