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Ephraim Bergeson

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  • Name Ephraim Bergeson  [1
    Born 15 May 1871  Logan, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 5 Sep 1880  [1
    Endowed (LDS) 9 Dec 1891  [1
    Farmstead Ephraim/Dale Bergeson Farmstead Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family and home
    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family and home
    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family and home in Cornish at the southwest corner of the intersection of the Lewiston and Trenton Roads.

    (L/R) Letho Bryan, Lillian Allen, Dale Allen (baby), Julia Audrey, Ephraim, Vernal Allen, Elinor Garrett (school teacher), Julia Troseth (neighbor), Maud Matilda, Douglas Allen.



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    Farmstead Ephraim/Lillian Bergeson Cabin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Home of Ephraim and Lillian Matilda Allen Bergeson
    Home of Ephraim and Lillian Matilda Allen Bergeson
    Home of Ephraim and Lillian Matilda Allen Bergeson. Located above Weston Creek about 1,000' east of the road at the base of the hill, and about 1,000' south of the Utah-Idaho line.



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    Farmstead Bergeson Hill Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Bergeson Hill located northwest of Cornish, Utah. This hill was named after Ephraim Bergeson.
    Died 23 Oct 1940  of, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Notes 
    • (Research):1871 May 15 - 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. Ephraim Borgersen, white, male, 9y, son, single, Utah, Denmark, Denmark

      1891 December 9 - Marriage. [Information provided by client.]

      1900 U.S. Federal Census for Trenton, Cache County, Utah, ED 74, Sheet 13A, Dwelling 227, Family 231, Ephram Bergsen household. Ephram Bergsen, head, white, male, b. May 1871, 29y, married 8 years, Utah, Denmark, Denmark, farmer

      1940 October 23 - Death. [Information provided by client.]
    Person ID I8  Bergeson Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2011 

    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) 
    Sealed P (LDS) BIC  [1
    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

    Download the full PDF file here:
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lillian Matilda Allen,   b. 6 Dec 1872, Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1944, Cornish, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 9 Dec 1891  , , Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson
    Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson
    Ephraim 1871 -- 1940, Lillian 1872 -- 1944


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    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family
    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family
    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family.

    First Row (L/R): Maud Matilda, Leeta Allen, Douglas Allen.

    Second Row: Harold Ephraim, Vernal Allen, Letho Bryan.




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    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family and home
    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family and home
    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family and home in Cornish at the southwest corner of the intersection of the Lewiston and Trenton Roads.

    (L/R) Letho Bryan, Lillian Allen, Dale Allen (baby), Julia Audrey, Ephraim, Vernal Allen, Elinor Garrett (school teacher), Julia Troseth (neighbor), Maud Matilda, Douglas Allen.



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    Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson's Grandchildren
    Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson's Grandchildren
    Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson’s Grandchildren (1992).

    First Row (L/R): Margie Hansen Kunz, Marsha Hansen Gardner, Susan Bergeson Maero, Margo Bergeson Mortensen, Eldon Stanley Hansen, Scott Bergeson.

    Second Row: David Richard Hansen, Zane D. Bergeson, Barbara Bergeson Bluhm, Joyce Bergeson Smith, Tharrell (Teri) Anne Bergeson Bender, Shirley Baker MacButch, Harold Max Bergeson, Iris Baker Bench.




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    Sealed S (LDS) 9 Dec 1891  LOGAN - Logan Utah Temple Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Harold Ephraim Bergeson,   b. Feb 1892, , Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1983, Cornish, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 91 years)  [Biological]
    +2. Leeta Allen Bergeson,   b. 8 Dec 1896, Cornish, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1975  (Age 78 years)  [Biological]
    +3. Vernal Allen Bergeson,   b. 18 Jul 1898, Cornish, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1967  (Age 68 years)  [Biological]
    +4. Letho Bryan Bergeson,   b. 30 Jan 1900, Cornish, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1981, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Biological]
     5. Douglas Allen Bergeson,   b. 28 Aug 1902, Trenton, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1988, Logan, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Biological]
     6. Maud Matilda Bergeson,   b. 24 Jun 1905, Trenton, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1988  (Age 83 years)  [Biological]
    +7. Julia Audrey Bergeson,   b. 5 Feb 1909, Cornish, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 2008  (Age 99 years)  [Biological]
    +8. Dale Allen Bergeson,   b. 23 Dec 1913, Cornish, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1998, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [Biological]
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2011 
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 May 1871 - Logan, Cache, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFarmstead - - Ephraim/Dale Bergeson Farmstead Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFarmstead - - Ephraim/Lillian Bergeson Cabin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFarmstead - - Bergeson Hill Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Dec 1891 - , , Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSealed S (LDS) - 9 Dec 1891 - LOGAN - Logan Utah Temple Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Oct 1940 - of, Cache, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Ephraim Bergeson<br />1871 -– 1940
    Ephraim Bergeson
    1871 -– 1940

    Ephraim Bergeson 1871 - 1940, husband of Lillian Matilda Allen.



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    Ephraim Bergeson<br />1871 -– 1940
    Ephraim Bergeson
    1871 -– 1940

    Ephraim Bergeson 1871 - 1940, husband of Lillian Matilda Allen.



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    Lillian Matilda Allen and Ephraim Bergeson's children.
    Lillian Matilda Allen and Ephraim Bergeson's children.
    (L/R) First Row:
    Julia Audrey Bergeson Hansen, Leeta Allen Bergeson Baker, Maud Matilda Bergeson (Hancock) Howe.


    Second Row:
    Douglas Allen Bergeson, Harold Ephraim Bergeson, Dale Allen Bergeson, Vernal Allen Bergeson, Letho Bryan Bergeson.


    Taken August 14, 1958 at the Weston, Idaho Ward, after the funeral of Eldon Jerrold Hansen.



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    Home of Ephraim and Lillian Matilda Allen Bergeson
    Home of Ephraim and Lillian Matilda Allen Bergeson
    Home of Ephraim and Lillian Matilda Allen Bergeson. Located above Weston Creek about 1,000' east of the road at the base of the hill, and about 1,000' south of the Utah-Idaho line.



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    Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson
    Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson
    Ephraim 1871 -- 1940, Lillian 1872 -- 1944


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    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family and home
    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family and home
    The Ephraim and Lillian Allen Bergeson family and home in Cornish at the southwest corner of the intersection of the Lewiston and Trenton Roads.

    (L/R) Letho Bryan, Lillian Allen, Dale Allen (baby), Julia Audrey, Ephraim, Vernal Allen, Elinor Garrett (school teacher), Julia Troseth (neighbor), Maud Matilda, Douglas Allen.



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    Folios
    Ephraim Bergeson Biography
    Ephraim 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.