Obituary Anna H. E. Hansen

Deseret News, The (Salt Lake City, UT) – February 22, 1994

Deceased Name: DEATH: ANNA H. E. HANSEN

Anna H. E. Hansen, age 99, died peacefully Feb. 21, 1994 at the home of her daughter, Vivian and Jerry W. Mitchell. Anna was a loving caring wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend.

She was born December 20, 1894 in Hatting, Denmark to Niels Moller and Frederikke Christensen Eilersen.

She married Holger P.V. Hansen in the Salt Lake Temple. He died November 24, 1965.

She became a convert to the LDS Church in 1910 and immigrated to the United States in 1912. She was a choir member in Denmark; Sunday School teacher, Relief Society counselor, Relief Society president, visiting teacher and faithful temple worker.

Survived by five daughters and three sons and their spouses: A. Ruby and Edward W. Corpron, West Valley City, Vivian B. and Jerry W. Mitchell, Salt Lake City, Eva R. Hansen, Salt Lake City, Esther E. and Marvel D. Roper, Longmont, Colo.; presently serving an LDS mission in South Africa, Richard A. and Anne Hansen, Las Vegas, Nev., Bernice H. and Richard M. Frederickson, West Valley City, Grant R. and Dolores Hansen, Draper, Ut., Robert D. and Maryan Hansen, Brigham City, Ut; 38 grandchildren, 69 great-grandchildren and two nephews, James M. and John Christensen. She was preceded in death by daughters, Margaret and Melba and a son William H. Hansen.

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Virgo Danish Parish Register Page

I’m not up on my danish, but Lotte Brændegaard Hvid has a Virgo Danish Parish Register Page

Holger Hansen’s grandparents appear to be listed:

1859, 5 Juni, Viet, Frantz Emilius Hansen [snekkersvend], , født 1831 i Kjøbenhavn, Sophie Lisette Ehlers, , født i Westensee 1834

The confirmed birth year 1834 for Sophie Ehlers doesn’t match Dad’s records (1833).

Update: Looking at Dad’s notes, it appears the data was entered wrong and Sophie was actually born in 1834.