Julia Victoria Norberg

22 August 1892–1969 (Age 76)
Winnebago, Illinois, United States

The Life of Julia Victoria

When Julia Victoria Norberg was born on 22 August 1892, in Winnebago, Winnebago, Illinois, United States, her father, Farnus Gabriel Norberg, was 33 and her mother, Beda Andea Peterson, was 33. She married Ralph E Holmbeck on 19 May 1917, in Kane, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Rockford Township, Winnebago, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States in 1910. She died in 1969, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Ralph E Holmbeck
Julia Victoria Norberg
Marriage: 19 May 1917
Willard J.F. Holmbeck
Elaine Virginia Holmbeck
Marion Julia Holmbeck
Ralph E Holmbeck

Spouse and Children

19 May 1917
Kane, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Farnus Gabriel Norberg


    Beda Andea Peterson




    Clara Norberg




    Naomi Norberg


    Evelyn Norberg


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1893 · The World's Columbian Exposition

Age 1

Also known as the Chicago World's Fair, The Exposition was held to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the New World. The centerpiece of the Fair was a large water pool that represented Columbus's voyage across the Atlantic to the Americas. The Fair had a profound effect on new architecture designs, sanitation advancement, and the arts. The Fairgrounds were given the nickname the White City due to its lavish paint and materials used to constuct it. Over 27 million people attended the fair during its six-month of operation. Among many of the invetions exhibited there was the first Ferris wheel built to rival the Eiffel Tower in France.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

1 Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements norr, nord ‘north’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.2 Norwegian: variant of Nordberg .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Julia Norberg in household of Farnus Norberg, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Julia Norberg in household of Farnus Norberg, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Julia Victoria Norberg, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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