Mildred Egan Hanson

Female18 October 1916–15 April 1998

Brief Life History of Mildred Egan

Mildred Egan Hanson was born on 18 October 1916, in Washington, United States. She married Ellis R Henline about 1965, in Olympia, Thurston, Washington, United States. She died on 15 April 1998, in Olympia, Thurston, Washington, United States, at the age of 81.

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Ellis R Henline
Mildred Egan Hanson
Marriage: about 1965

Sources (2)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Mildred Egan Hanson - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: birth-name: Mildred Egan Hanson
  • Mildred Hansen, "Washington Divorce Index, 1969-2014"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1965Olympia, Thurston, Washington, United States
  • World Events (8)


    Age 1

    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

    1917 · Fort Lewis is Established

    Age 1

    Fort Lewis military base was established in 1917, in Tacoma, Washington. It was named after Meriwether Lewis of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. It used to be one of the largest and most modern military reservations in the US. In February 2010, it merged with McChord Air Force Base. 


    Age 24

    Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind gusts came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): from the Middle English personal name Hann or Hand + son; see Hand 5.

    Irish: variant of Hampson .

    Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Hansson .

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

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