Helen Augusta Peterson

20 February 1916–10 June 2003 (Age 87)
Braddock, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Helen Augusta

When Helen Augusta Peterson was born on 20 February 1916, in Braddock, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Hermann Albin Peterson, was 32 and her mother, Anna J. Nylander, was 26. She died on 10 June 2003, in Newell, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Adam Danner Jr.
1918–2011
Helen Augusta Peterson
1916–2003

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World Events (8)

1917
Age 1
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Joining the First World War
Age 1
Starting with the sinking of the RMS Lusitania, which killed 128 American citizens, and many other conflicts with trade from Germany. Congress held a special meeting that resulted in The United States declaring war on Germany. Formally entering the First World War.
1941
Age 25
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and German: patronymic from Peter .2 Americanized form of similar surnames of non-English origin (such as Petersen , or Swedish Pettersson).3 In VT, there are Petersons who were originally called by the French name Beausoleil ; in some documentation this was translated fairly literally as Prettysun, which was then assimilated to Peterson.

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

Possible Related Names

Beausoleil
Petersen
Peter

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