Conrad Theodore Rostamo

Male1 October 1891–25 May 1965

Brief Life History of Conrad Theodore

When Conrad Theodore Rostamo was born on 1 October 1891, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, his father, Karl A. Rostamo, was 28 and his mother, Louise Tobiasdatter, was 34. He married Leona H. Jackson on 14 October 1915, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Colfax, Dunn, Wisconsin, United States in 1905. He died on 25 May 1965, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Mound Cemetery, Brooklyn Center, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Conrad Theodore Rostamo
Leona H. Jackson
Marriage: 14 October 1915
Loverne Constance Rostamo
Clyde Milton Rostamo
Marion Katherine Rostamo
Donald Conrad Rostamo

Sources (17)

  • Conrad Rostmo in household of Carl Rostmo, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Conrad T Rostamo, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"
  • Conrad Rostamo, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 October 1915Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 5

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

    Age 16

    The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

    1912 · The Girl Scouts

    Age 21

    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    Name Meaning

    Iranian: surname denoting descent from or association with someone bearing the Persian personal name Rostam, in particular an association with a legendary hero of the epic Shahnameh.

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

    Story Highlight

    Minneapolis Tribune, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 26, 1965, p.24.

    Rostamo - Conrad T., age 73; of 1101 7th St. So. Survived by wife, Harriet; 1 daughter, Mrs. Leo (Loverne) Schaitberger, Mpls.; 2 sons, Donald and Clyde, both of Compton, Calif.; 13 grandchildren; 5 …

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