Shirley Carlson

Brief Life History of Shirley

When Shirley Carlson was born on 3 April 1948, in Arpin, Wood, Wisconsin, United States, her father, John G Carlson, was 48 and her mother, Monica R Mayer, was 26. She lived in Wood, Wisconsin, United States in 1949. She died on 1 September 2020, in Marshfield, Wood, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Marshfield, Wood, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

John G Carlson
1900–1973
Monica R Mayer
1921–1981
Lillian M. Carlson
1939–2017
Bertha Anna Carlson
1941–2003
John W Carlson
1942–2023
Shirley Carlson
1948–2020
Kathleen Carlson
1949–2022

Sources (1)

  • Shirley J Coalson, "United States 1950 Census"

World Events (8)

1949 · NATO is Established

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

1959 · Workplace Discrimination Law Passed

Wisconsin passed legislation which prohibited discrimination in the workplace based on age. The protection was passed for people ages 40 and over.

1967 · The Twenty-Fifth Amendment

The Twenty-fifth Amendment clarifies that when a President can't fulfill his role as President, the Vice President becomes President. He may do so only If the president dies, resigns, or is removed from office.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lennart, Nils, Sven, Helmer, Iver, Berger, Erland, Lars, Anders, Evald.

Americanized form (and a less common Swedish variant) of Swedish Carlsson or Karlsson . This is also an Americanized form of the Norwegian and Danish cognates Carlsen and Karlsen . Compare Charlson .

German: variant of Karlson and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this. This surname is also found in Britain, possibly to be associated first with immigration of German miners into Cumberland in the 16th century.

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

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