Catherine Ellen Olson

1865–
Sweden

The Life of Catherine Ellen

Catherine Ellen Olson was born in 1865, in Sweden. She married Charles O. Erickson on 18 July 1885, in Stillwater, Washington, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in St. Louis Park, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Charles O. Erickson
1862–1917
Catherine Ellen Olson
1865–
Marriage: 18 July 1885
Mary Erickson
1885–
Carl Eric Axel Erickson
1890–1975
Ethel Beatrice Erickson
1891–1973
Paul Joel Johannes Erickson
1893–1958
Benjamin Olaf Erickson
1897–1963
Matilda Eva Erickson
1899–1901
Vernon Otto Hjalmar Erickson
1903–1997
Walter L E Erickson
1906–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 July 1885
Stillwater, Washington, Minnesota, United States
children

(8)

    Mary Erickson

    Female1885–Female

    Male1890–1975Male

    Ethel Beatrice Erickson

    Female1891–1973Female

    Paul Joel Johannes Erickson

    Male1893–1958Male

    Male1897–1963Male

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World Events (8)

1865

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 8

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 31

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.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Olsson or Danish and Norwegian Olsen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Catherine Erickson in household of Charlie Erickson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Catherine Erickson in household of Carl O Erickson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Catharine Olson, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"

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