Harry Clarence Olsen

Brief Life History of Harry Clarence

When Harry Clarence Olsen was born on 12 February 1899, in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States, his father, Ole Johan Olsen, was 47 and his mother, Caroline or Karoline Madsen, was 43. He married Crystal Marie DeMass on 4 August 1922, in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States. He lived in Opa-locka, Miami-Dade, Florida, United States in 1930. He died on 29 January 1933, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Hillside Memorial Park, Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States.

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Harry Clarence Olsen
1899–1933
Crystal Marie DeMass
1900–1979
Marriage: 4 August 1922

Sources (12)

  • Clarence H Olsen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Olson, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Clarence Harry Olsen, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Nils, Lars, Alf, Thor, Niels, Sven, Jorgen, Helmer, Iver, Arnfinn.

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Ole, a short form of Olaf, Olav (see Olafsen ). This surname is the third most common in Norway. It is also established in northeastern England and in northern Germany. Compare Ohlsen , Olesen , Oleson , and Olson .

German (Ölsen): habitational name from any of several places so named, in Saxony, Brandenburg, and the Rhineland.

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

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