Luther Barnard Larson

1898–1963 (Age 65)
Calumet, Houghton, Michigan, United States

The Life of Luther Barnard

When Luther Barnard Larson was born on 19 April 1898, in Calumet, Houghton, Michigan, United States, his father, John Larson, was 47 and his mother, Christina Anderson, was 43. He died in October 1963, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 65.

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John Larson
Christina Anderson
Jenny M Larson
Alfred L. Larson
Luther Barnard Larson

Parents & Siblings

  • John Larson


  • Christina Anderson




  • Jenny M Larson


  • Alfred L. Larson


  • Male1898–1963Male

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 5

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized form of Swedish Larsson , Danish and Norwegian Larsen .2 English: patronymic from a pet form of Lawrence .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Luther Bernhard Larson, "Michigan Births, 1867-1902"
  • Luther Larson, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Luther Barnard Larson, "Michigan, Births and Christenings, 1775-1995"

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