Alfhild Elvira Olivia Setterlind

7 August 1919–12 December 2009 (Age 90)
Starbuck, Pope, Minnesota, United States

The Life Summary of Alfhild Elvira Olivia

When Alfhild Elvira Olivia Setterlind was born on 7 August 1919, in Starbuck, Pope, Minnesota, United States, her father, Karl Adolph Fritz Setterlind, was 36 and her mother, Josephine Margrethe Johnson, was 36. She married William Westberry "Billy" Mills Jr. on 4 June 1947, in Hennepin, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States in 1940 and Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States in 2001. She died on 12 December 2009, in Costa Mesa, Orange, California, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, Riverside, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Westberry "Billy" Mills Jr.
1923–1985
Alfhild Elvira Olivia Setterlind
1919–2009
Marriage: 4 June 1947
William Ralph Mills
1949–2016
Marcia or Marsha Mills
1955–1955

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 June 1947Hennepin, Minnesota, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1920
    Age 1
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
    1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman
    Age 12
    The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.
    1944 · The G.I Bill
    Age 25
    The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

    Name Meaning

    Swedish: ornamental name composed of a variant of the placename element sät(t)er ‘outlying meadow’ + the ornamental element lund ‘grove’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Sources (7)

    • Alphild Saterlind in household of Joharna Hange, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Alfhild Setterlind in household of Fritz Setterlind, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Alfhild Olivia Mills, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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