Peter Christian Geertsen

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1837 July 26
Death Date
1894 August 22
Gender
Male

Born in Gøttrup, Thisted, Denmark

1837 July 26
Mother
Ane Marie Knudsdatter
Father
Geert Larsen

Baptized by M. C. Christensen

1854 November 5 (Age 17)

Served in Scandinavian Mission

1855 October–1864 April (Age 18) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Residence When Called
Denmark
Additional Notes

This was a local mission.

Served in Scandinavian Mission

1873 October–1875 June (Age 36) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Huntsville, Weber, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
George Q. Cannon

Arrived in Field

1873 November 15 (Age 36)

Arrived at Home

1875 July 23 (Age 37)

Served in Scandinavian Mission

1886 February–1888 May (Age 48) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
75th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Huntsville, Weber, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
F. D. Richards
Additional Notes

He spent much of this mission serving as a writer and translator in the mission office.

Arrived in Field

1886 March 20 (Age 48)

Arrived at Home

1888 June 19 (Age 50)

Death

1894 August 22 (Age 57)
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Peter Christian Geertsen (1837 - 1894) Profile

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