Gazlay Family History

FamilyKatherine Ann Hansen


FatherHans Hansen ( - )
MotherMasen Sophia Johansen ( - )

Personal Information

Record Created: 6 June 2017; Last Edited: 6 June 2017 
NameKatherine Ann Hansen
Born 6 March 1878 in New Denmark, Brown County, Wisconsin1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Married 20 February 1907 in Kimballton, Audubon County, Iowa to Andreas Iversen3, 7, 8
Died 7 June 1972 in Dallas, Texas1, 2, 9
Buried in Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas1


Spouse 1FamilyAndreas Iversen (son of Peder Iversen and Katherine Andersen)
Born 27 August 1871 in Denmark
Married 20 February 1907 in Kimballton, Audubon County, Iowa to Katherine Ann Hansen
Died 12 September 1936
Children of Katherine Ann Hansen and Andreas Iversen:
1.FamilyAstrid Katherine ‘Esther’ Iversen
Born 17 May 1909 in Illinois
Married to Eacle Carl ‘Eason’ Brittain
Died 28 April 1998 in Dallas, Texas
+2.FamilyRemor Thyra Iversen
Born 5 June 1911 in Sheffield, Bureau County, Illinois
Married to Howard Mercer
Died 12 December 2003 in Austin, Travis County, Texas
3.FamilyHans Hilsenberg Iversen
Born 25 June 1913 in Askov, Pine County, Minnesota
Died 12 September 1943 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois


  1. Find a Grave (website). Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas; Katherine Iversen, born: 1877; died: 1972 (from record; same information as on the gravestone).
  2. Email between Melinda McIntosh and Lee Gazlay, June 2017, providing information about the family of Andreas Iverson and his family.
  3. U.S. Federal Census, 1910, Illinois, Bureau County, Sheffield, Enumeration District 6, Sheet 8B, family of Andreas Iversen [indexed as Andrew] (37, Den. Danish, minister, Danish church); wife of 4 years Katherine A. Iversen (31, Wisconsin, 1 child, 1 living); daughter Astrid K. Iversen (11/12, Illinois).
  4. U.S. Federal Census, 1920, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Enumeration District 434, Sheet No. 2A, family of Andreas Iversen (47, Denmark, proprietor, grocery store, immigrated 1901); wife Katherin Iversen (40, Wisconsin); daughter Astrid Iversen (10, Illinois); daughter Rigmor Iversen (8, Illinois); son Hans Iversen (6, Minnesota).
  5. U.S. Federal Census, 1930, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Enumeration District 16-232, Sheet No. 4A, family of Andreas Iversen (60, Denmark, janitor, apartment, first married age 37, immigrated 1900); wife Katherine Iversen (51, Wisconsin, first married age 28); daughter Astrid Iversen (20, Illinois, filing clerk, lawyer office); daughter Rigmor Iversen (18, Illinois, secretary, minister); son Hans Iversen (16, Minnesota).
  6. U.S. Federal Census, 1940, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago City, Enumeration District 103-652, Sheet No. 4B, family of Howard Mercer (28, Pennsylvania, machinist); wife Remor F. Mercer (28, Illinois); daughter Nancy Jeanne Mercer (3, Illinois); son Howard N. Mercer (1, Illinois); daughter Andrea R. Mercer (6/12, Illinois). Living next door: family of Hans H. Iversen (26, Minnesota, assistant electrical operator, public utility); mother Katherine Iverson (61, Wisconsin, widow, building manager, own property); sister Esther A. Iverson (30, Illinois, file clerk, business investigator).
  7. Iowa County Marriages, 1838-1934; Andreas Iverson and Katherine Hansen, married on 20 February 1907 in Kumballton, Audubon County, Iowa.
  8. Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992, Andreas Iverson, born in Denmark, and Kathrine Hansen, age 29, born in Denmark [sic], married 20 February 1907 in Kimballton, Iowa; father: Peder Iversen; mother: Katherine Andersen; spouse father: Hans Hansen; spouse mother: Masen Sophia Johansen.
  9. Texas Deaths, 1890-1976; Iversen, Katherine Ann, died: 7 June 1972 in Dallas, Dallas [County], Texas; born: 6 March 1877; widowed; father: Hans Hansen.