Elmer Arthur Oleson

11 March 1906–20 September 1975 (Age 69)
Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Elmer Arthur

When Elmer Arthur Oleson was born on 11 March 1906, in Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Emil Arthur Oleson, was 21 and his mother, Anna Maria Olsson, was 18. He married Faye Nebeker on 13 May 1927, in Farmington, Davis, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 20 September 1975, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elmer Arthur Oleson
1906–1975
Faye Nebeker
1908–1992
Marriage: 13 May 1927
Shirley Marie Oleson
1928–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 May 1927
Farmington, Davis, Utah Territory, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Male1906–1975Male

    Beatrice Lenora Oleson

    Female1909–1929Female

    Bonnie OLESON

    Female1922–2004Female

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot

Age 2

Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.
1927

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: patronymic from O(e)le ( see Olen ).2 Americanized spelling of Olsen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elmer A Oleson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elma A Oleson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elmer Olsen in household of Emil A Olsen, "United States Census, 1920"

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