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Joseph Bergeson

Male 1872 - 1948  (75 years)

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  • Name Joseph Bergeson  [1, 2
    Born 7 Sep 1872  Logan, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 9 Sep 1880  [1
    Confirmed (LDS) 9 Sep 1880  [3
    Endowed (LDS) 21 Feb 1894  LOGAN - Logan Utah Temple Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Died 10 Jul 1948  , Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Joseph Bergeson death certificate
    Joseph Bergeson death certificate
    Buried 14 Jul 1948  Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Medora A. Call and Joseph Bergeson grave marker
    Medora A. Call and Joseph Bergeson grave marker
    Photo of headstone for Arthur Bergeson located in Lewiston, Utah cemetery. Submitted by Dorothea Ann Schuldt Larson.
    Notes 
    • (Research):1872 September 7 - 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. Joseph Borgersen, white, male, 7y, son, single, Utah, Denmark, Denmark

      1900 U.S. Federal Census for Lewiston, Cache County, Utah, ED 76, Sheet 6A, Dwelling 89, Family 91, Joseph Bergeson household. Joseph Bergeson, head, white, male, b. Sep 1872, 27y, single, Utah, Denmark, Denmark, farmer

      1901 April 11 - Marriage. [Information provided by client.]

      1910 U.S. Federal Census for Wheeler, Cache County, Utah, ED 24, Sheet 15A, Dwelling 246, Family 257, Joseph Bergeson household. Joseph Bergeson, head, male, white, 37y, 1st marriage, married 9y, Utah, Denmark, Denmark, farmer

      1920 U.S. Federal Census for Lewiston, Cache County, Utah, ED 21, Sheet 3A, Dwelling 46, Family 48, Joseph Bergesen household. Joseph Bergesen, head, male, white, 47y, married, Utah, Sweden, Denmark, farmer

      1930 U.S. Federal Census for Lewiston, Cache County, Utah, ED 12, Sheet 3A, Dwelling 46, Family 46, Joseph Bergeson household. Joseph Bergeson, head, male, white, 57y, married, 28y at 1st marriage, Utah, Sweden, Denmark, farmer

      1948 July 10 - Death. "Utah Death Index, 1905-1951," Ancestry.com (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc., 2010), Joseph Bergeson, 10 June 1948, Salt Lake County, <http://www.ancestry.com>, subscription database, accessed October 2010. Joseph Bergeson, d. 10 Jul 1948, State File Number: 1948002834, male, 75y, County of Death: Salt Lake
    • (Medical):Due to: hypertension [2]
    Person ID I9  Bergeson Genealogy
    Last Modified 20 May 2014 

    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

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    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Medora Adelaide Call,   b. 21 Dec 1878, Sunset, Graham, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1968  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 11 Apr 1901  [1
    Sealed S (LDS) 11 Apr 1901  SLAKE - Salt Lake Temple Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Eldred Clifford Bergeson,   b. 22 Mar 1903, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1996, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)  [Biological]
     2. Areta Bergeson,   b. Abt 1905, , , Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Biological]
     3. Israel Sheldon Bergeson,   b. Abt 1907, , , Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 111 years)  [Biological]
     4. Rulon C. Bergeson,   b. Abt 1908, , , Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 110 years)
     5. Thora Bergeson,   b. Abt 1909, , , Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 109 years)
    +6. Arnold V. Bergeson,   b. Abt 1912, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Horace Bowen Bergeson,   b. 25 Apr 1913, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1921, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
     8. Nell Bergeson,   b. 20 Feb 1915, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1915, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. Philip E. Bergeson,   b. Abt 1917, , Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 101 years)
     10. June Bergeson,   b. Abt 1919, , Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 99 years)
     11. Larene Bergeson,   b. 28 Aug 1922, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1923, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2011 
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Sep 1872 - Logan, Cache, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEndowed (LDS) - 21 Feb 1894 - LOGAN - Logan Utah Temple Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSealed S (LDS) - 11 Apr 1901 - SLAKE - Salt Lake Temple Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jul 1948 - , Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 14 Jul 1948 - Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Folios
    A Life Sketch of Joseph Bergeson
    A Life Sketch of Joseph Bergeson
    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.

    2. [S2349] Utah Death Certificates Online, Utah State Board of Health, Utah State Divisions of Archives & History, (http://historyresearch.utah.gov/indexes/index.html :n.d.), death certificate 1257 1380 (1948), Joseph Bergeson, accessed 6 Jan 2011. (Reliability: 3), 6 Jan 2011.
      http://archives.utah.gov/indexes/data/81448/2224525/2224525_0001122.jpg

    3. [S7199] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 21 Jan 2011), entry for Joseph Bergeson, person ID KWCZ-RDS. (Reliability: 3).