Jacob Arneson

19 February 1837–1916
Asker, Akershus, Norway

The Life Summary of Jacob

When Jacob Arneson was christened on 19 February 1837, in Asker, Akershus, Norway, his father, Arne Sørensen, was 28 and his mother, Karine Jacobsdatter, was 24. He had at least 3 sons and 5 daughters with Maren Gustava Iversdatter. He died in 1916, in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 79.

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Jacob Arneson
Maren Gustava Iversdatter
Arthur Julius Jacobsen Arnson
Martin Arneson
Gustava Jacobsen Arnson
Martin Jacobsen
Elisa Sophie Arneson
Julia Arnson
Ida Marie Arnson
Laura Arnson

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World Events (8)

1843 · Edvard Grieg
Birth year of renown musical composer and pianist. Born in Bergen, Norway. Musical composer and pianist whose music is known worldwide. His use and development of Norwegian folk music in his own compositions brought the music of Norway to develop a national identity,
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · School Act
School Act of 1860 which required permanent schools in both towns and rural areas.

Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Arnesson or Norwegian and Danish Arnesen , patronymics from Arne . Arnison is a frequent surname in northern England, and in some cases Arneson could be a respelling of this.

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

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Sources (24)

  • Jacob Arneson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jacob Arnson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jacob Arnson in entry for Elise S Seevers, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"

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