Jennie Salo

Female15 March 1904–1 April 1995

Brief Life History of Jennie

When Jennie Salo was born on 15 March 1904, in Sand Coulee, Cascade, Montana, United States, her father, Matt A. Salo, was 29 and her mother, Mary Kopel, was 25. She married Roy or Rory Waddell on 9 June 1923, in Great Falls, Cascade, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Longwood, Clark, Wisconsin, United States in 1920 and Stanford, Judith Basin, Montana, United States in 1930. She died on 1 April 1995, in Victorville, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 91.

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Roy or Rory Waddell
Jennie Salo
Marriage: 9 June 1923
Lois Belle Waddell

Sources (8)

  • Jennie Salo in household of Mat Salo, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jennie Salo - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Jennie Salo
  • Jennie L. Salo, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 June 1923Great Falls, Cascade, Montana, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 2

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.


    Age 16

    Historical Boundaries 1920: Judith Basin, Montana, United States


    Age 25

    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Finnish Eino, Reino, Toivo, Arvo, Reijo, Ahti, Waino, Sulo, Tauno, Veikko, Aimo, Alpo.

    Finnish: ornamental name from salo ‘forested wilderness’, perhaps chosen in some cases as a topographic name by someone who lived in such a place. It was also used an abbreviated form of longer surnames, such as Hirvisalo, from hirvi ‘ elk’ + salo.

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

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