Catherine Elizabeth Yergensen

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Catherine Elizabeth Yergensen (Winget)

Birthdate: (81)
Birthplace: Springville, Utah County, Utah Territory, United States
Death: January 28, 1936 (81)
Monroe, Sevier County, Utah, United States (Pneumonia)
Place of Burial: Monroe, Sevier County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Cyrus Winget and Catherine Winget
Wife of Yergen Yergensen
Mother of Yergen Yergensen, Jr.; Andrew Cyrus Yergensen; Austin Zenos Yergensen; Katheryn Elizabeth Wootton; Ida Robison and 6 others
Sister of Fidelia DeMill; Alphonzo Winget; Cyrus Winget; Elvira Delight Locks; Zenos Winget and 1 other
Half sister of Mary Ann Clyde

Managed by: Alethea Hall
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About Catherine Elizabeth Yergensen

Funeral Held at Monroe Friday for Mrs. Yergensen

Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth 80 were held Friday in the Monroe north ward chapel with bishop A C Lundgren officiating.


Musical numbers were “Some Time We’ll Understand” and “Rest for the Weary Soul” by the North ward choir; a violin and piano selection by Deleal Yergensen and Mrs. Madge Anderson and a solo “Sing me to Sleep” by Mrs. Wesley Pearce accompanied by Miss Austin Yergensen at the piano.

Speakers were Joseph H Jensen a neighbor and associate of the family Joseph A Smith, C A White and Wilford Hansen, Mrs. Wilford Hansen read a tribute from the Daughters of Utah Pioneers.

The invocation was by George A Wooten the benediction by E M Jensen.

Mrs. Yergensen and her husband reared a large family 8 sons and 3 daughters. Mrs. Yergensen had been of a reserved nature and was not connected with public activities, but was a loving wife and mother and devoted to her home.

The American legion and sons of pioneers formed in line during the passing of the casket from the home and the church.

Beautiful flowers were a mute testimony of love to the family and friends. Six sons Orrin Andrew, Yergen, Charles, Heber and Al were pallbearers.

Among those who came to attend the funeral were Mr. and Mrs. G A Wooten of Salt Lake, Mr. and Mrs. A V Jones of Bountiful, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Forbush of Salt Lake and Mr. and Mrs. Albert Robinson of Fillmore.

Richfield Reaper Feb 2, 1936

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Catherine Elizabeth Yergensen's Timeline

August 14, 1854
Springville, Utah County, Utah Territory, United States
May 6, 1875
Age 20
Monroe, UT, USA
January 7, 1877
Age 22
Monroe, UT, USA
April 20, 1878
Age 23
Monroe, UT, USA
December 20, 1880
Age 26
Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States
December 31, 1882
Age 28
January 1, 1885
Age 30
November 25, 1886
Age 32
November 17, 1888
Age 34